Should a laparoscopic appendectomy be done?

Fallahzadeh, Hossein
March 1998
American Surgeon;Mar1998, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p231
Academic Journal
Reviews cases of laparoscopical and open appendectomy technique performed during the period of 1993-1996 in Columbia Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, Kentucky. Characteristics of patients considered in the study; Hospital cost of items for laparoscopic appendectomy in comparison with open appendectomy; Difference in the rate of wound infection.


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