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Appendectomy for Presumed Acute Appendicitis in Pregnancy; an Obsolete Concept?

Asri Che Jusoh 1 , * , Ahmad Faiz Najmuddin Mohd Ghazi 1 and Muhammad Syahmi Abdul Ghani 1
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1 Department of General Surgery, Kuala Krai Hospital, Kelantan, Malaysia
Article information
  • Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences: February 28, 2015, 4 (1); e25543
  • Published Online: February 20, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: November 23, 2014
  • Revised: January 3, 2015
  • Accepted: February 9, 2015

To Cite: Che Jusoh A, Najmuddin Mohd Ghazi A F, Abdul Ghani M S. Appendectomy for Presumed Acute Appendicitis in Pregnancy; an Obsolete Concept?, J Minim Invasive Surg Sci. 2015 ;4(1):e25543.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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