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Year : 2013  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 173-176

Stump appendicitis: A rare clinical entity


Max Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, Max Healthcare Institute Ltd., Saket, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Anil Sharma
Senior Consultant, Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, Max Healthcare Institute Ltd., Saket, 1-2, Press Enclave Road, Saket, New Delhi - 110017
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0972-9941.118835

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Stump appendicitis is one of the rare delayed complications after appendectomy with reported incidence of 1 in 50,000 cases. Stump appendicitis can present as a diagnostic dilemma if the treating clinician is unfamiliar with this rare clinical entity. We report an 18-year-old patient with Stump appendicitis, who underwent completion appendectomy laparoscopically.






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