Comparative analysis of epidemiological and clinical characteristics of appendicitis among children and adults


ARMAĞAN H. H. , DUMAN L. , CESUR Ö. , KARAİBRAHİMOĞLU A. , BİLALOĞLU E. , HATİP A. Y. , ...More

ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.27, no.5, pp.526-533, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/tjtes.2020.47880
  • Title of Journal : ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.526-533
  • Keywords: Abdominal pain, adult, appendicitis, child, NEGATIVE APPENDECTOMY RATES, EMERGENCY-DEPARTMENT, PREDICTIVE FACTORS, PERFORATION RISK, DIAGNOSIS, RUPTURE

Abstract

BACKGROUND: This study aimed to investigate whether there are some differences between pediatric and adult patients with appendicitis.