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Ruptured Appendicitis Scoring System (RASS) of Williams et al

Specialty:

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

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Description:

Williams et al developed the Ruptured Appendicitis Scoring System (RASS) to evaluate children with acute appendicitis. The score can help the surgeon to make an accurate diagnosis of a ruptured appendix prior to surgery. The authors are from University of Tennessee, LeBonheur Children's Medical Center, University of South Carolina and the University of Arkansas.

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