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

Obesity Catheter Dioxide Assure Appendicitis 

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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