Appendicitis in pregnancy: a rare presentation

Somani, Rizwan A.B.; Kaban, Gordon; Cuddington, Gordon; McArthur, Ross
April 2003
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/15/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 8, p1020
Academic Journal
Case Study
Presents a case study of a pregnant woman who was diagnosed with having appendicitis. How she was admitted to the hospital at 29 weeks gestation because of low-back pain and possible premature labour; Difficulty of diagnosing appendicitis during pregnancy.


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