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Acute abdomen caused by a torsion of the vermiform appendix in a 6-year-old boy

Jerzy Niedzielski, Rafał Król, Zbigniew Jankowski
Chirurgia Polska 2005;7(1):59-61.

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Vol 7, No 1 (2005)
Aktualności
Published online: 2005-05-06

Abstract

The authors present a rare case of acute abdomen in a 6-year-old boy caused by torsion of the vermiform appendix. An analysis of the clinical manifestation, mechanism, usefulness of imaging techniques and treatment of torsion based on the review of literature and personal experience was performed.

Abstract

The authors present a rare case of acute abdomen in a 6-year-old boy caused by torsion of the vermiform appendix. An analysis of the clinical manifestation, mechanism, usefulness of imaging techniques and treatment of torsion based on the review of literature and personal experience was performed.
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Keywords

torsion of vermiform appendix; acute abdomen; children

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Title

Acute abdomen caused by a torsion of the vermiform appendix in a 6-year-old boy

Journal

Chirurgia Polska (Polish Surgery)

Issue

Vol 7, No 1 (2005)

Pages

59-61

Published online

2005-05-06

Bibliographic record

Chirurgia Polska 2005;7(1):59-61.

Keywords

torsion of vermiform appendix
acute abdomen
children

Authors

Jerzy Niedzielski
Rafał Król
Zbigniew Jankowski

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