Is Laparoscopy Superior Than Open Surgery in Finding Unexpected Pathologies in Negative Appendectomies?


YAŞAR N. F. , Uylas M. U. , ATEŞ E., Erkasap S., ŞAHİN A., Ihtiyar E., ...More

MEDICAL JOURNAL OF BAKIRKOY, vol.13, no.3, pp.118-121, 2017 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5350/btdmjb201713302
  • Journal Name: MEDICAL JOURNAL OF BAKIRKOY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.118-121
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Advantages and disadvantages of laparoscopy in appendectomy is still being investigated. The aim of this study is to investigate open and laparoscopic appendectomies in terms of alternative diagnosis in negative appendectomies.