The Importance of Fecaliths in the Aetiology of Acute Appendicitis


Engin O., Muratli A., Ucar A. D. , Tekin V., Calik B., Tosun A.

CHIRURGIA, cilt.107, ss.756-760, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 107 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Dergi Adı: CHIRURGIA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.756-760

Özet

Aim: Fecaliths, lymphoid hyperplasia, parasites, undigested plant residues and foreign bodies are considered as part of the aetiology of acute appendicitis. In our article we discussed about fecaliths, fecalith formation, and its aetiological value.