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Maximum Depth of Intraluminal Fluid on CT Scan of a Patient with Possible Acute Appendicitis

Specialty:

Gastroenterology
Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

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Description:

Moteki and Horikoshi used the maximum depth of intraluminal fluid on CT scan to identify patients with acute appendicitis. The authors are from Fujioa General Hospital in Japan.

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