Wound Management in Perforated Appendicitis

Lemieur, Timothy P.; Rodriguez, Jorge L.; Jacobs, Donald M.; Bennett, Mary Ellen; West, Michael A.
May 1999
American Surgeon;May1999, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p439
Academic Journal
Provides information on a study regarding risks and benefits of primary wound closure after appendectomy in the presence of perforation. Effects of appendiceal histology on clinical infection; Wound management of open and close appendiceal incision; Comparison on the wound management.


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