Does it matter if it is appendix mucocele instead of appendicitis? Case series and brief review of literature


Basak F., Hasbahceci M., Yucel M., Sisik A., Acar A., Kilic A., ...More

JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTICS, vol.14, no.6, pp.1355-1360, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.4103/0973-1482.183193
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1355-1360

Abstract

Aims: Appendiceal mucocele (AM) is a rare pathology, and its reported incidence is 0.3% in all appendectomy specimens. Here, we report a case series of AM and make a brief review of literature.