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Laparoscopic Appendectomy

Chapter

Abstract

Acute appendicitis or right lower quadrant pain, especially if: atypical presentation, obesity, female of child-bearing age, need for rapid return to activities. Interval appendectomy after the treatment of appendiceal abscess.

Keywords

Acute Appendicitis Laparoscopic Appendectomy Veress Needle Lower Quadrant Pain Interval Appendectomy 
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Notes

Acknowledgment

Natisha Busick, MD coauthored this chapter with Dr. Tsoulfas in the first edition.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryAristoteleion University of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece

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