Unexpected Findings: Normal Appendix During Appendectomy

  • Daniel L. FeingoldEmail author
  • Steven A. Lee-Kong


Unexpected findings are not infrequently encountered, either intraoperatively or in the postoperative settings. This chapter will discuss finding a normal appearing appendix during laparoscopic appendectomy for presumed appendicitis.


Appendix Appendectomy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of SurgeryColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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