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Acute appendicitis: stapling or ileocaecal resection

D Mutter, MD, PhD, FACS S Mandala, MD J Marescaux, MD, FACS, Hon FRCS, Hon FJSES, Hon FASA, Hon APSA
Epublication WebSurg.com, Jul 2013;13(07). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en3962

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The management of acute complicated appendicitis may follow various strategies. Through these clinical cases, we reported two options adapted to the macroscopic aspect of the appendix: ileocaecal resection or appendix resection by stapling.