Appendicocecal Fistula – A Rare Complication of Appendicitis

Salati, Sajad Ahmad; Rather, Ajaz Ahmad; Lone, Nazir Ahmad and Rashid, Adil (2011) Appendicocecal Fistula – A Rare Complication of Appendicitis. Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences, 9 (4). ISSN 0972-5997

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Abstract

Fistulisation of appendix to other organs or to the exterior through abdominal wall is a rare complication of appendicitis. We present one such rare case of appendicocecal fistula due to appendicitis in a patient initially managed conservatively for appendicular lump.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Appendicitis; Fistulae; Complication
Subjects:-Journal Repositories > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
Digestive System Diseases > Digestive System Fistula > Intestinal Fistula
ID Code:3672
Deposited By:Dr Srinivas Kakkilaya
Deposited On:26 July 2011

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