Multiple Caeco-Appendiceal Fistulas and Diverticulosis: A Newly Defined Congenital Anomaly of the Appendix-Report of the First Case


Yucel A. F. , PERGEL A. , Kocakusak A., Aydin I. , Bagci P., Sahin D. A.

JOURNAL OF GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY, vol.15, no.11, pp.2111-2113, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11605-011-1487-9
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.2111-2113
  • Keywords: Appendix anomaly, Diverticula, Caeco-appendiceal fistulae, VERMIFORM APPENDIX, SPECIMENS

Abstract

Congenital anomalies of the appendix are extremely rare. They are usually found incidentally during operations other than appendectomies. Congenital appendix diverticula are even less frequent.