Advertisement

Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 50, Issue 11, pp 2163–2164 | Cite as

Stump Appendicitis in a Patient with Prior Appendectomy

  • Bryan M. Burt
  • Patrick J. Javid
  • Stephen J. Ferzoco
Case Report

Key Words

stump appendicitis recurrent appendicitis 

References

  1. 1.
    Mangi AA, Berger DL: Stump appendicitis. Am Surg 66:739–741, 2000PubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Rao PM, Sagarin MJ, McCabe CJ: Stump appendicitis diagnosed preoperatively by computed tomography. Am J Emerg Med 16:309–311, 1998CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Erzurum VZ, Kasirajan K, Hashmi M: Stump appendicitis: a case report. J Laparoendoscop Adv Surg Tech A 7:389–391, 1997Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science + Business Media, Inc. 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bryan M. Burt
    • 1
  • Patrick J. Javid
    • 1
  • Stephen J. Ferzoco
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryBrigham and Women's HospitalUSA
  2. 2.Instructor in Surgery, Brigham and Women's HospitalHarvard Medical SchoolBoston

Personalised recommendations