Appendiceal perforation: Rupture of appendix.
Abstract. In this report, we describe an infant with appendiceal perforation due to total colonic Hirschsprung's disease, to emphasize this rare but important presentation ...
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of appendiceal computed tomography (CT) availability on negative appendectomy and appendiceal perforation rates.
It is a commonly held belief that if left untreated, appendiceal inflammation will progress inevitably to necrosis, and ultimately to perforation.
Diagnostic Value of Hyperbilirubinaemia as a Predictive Factor for Appendiceal Perforation in Acute Appendicitis
Rao PM, Rhea JT, Rattner DW, et al. Introduction of appendiceal CT: impact on negative appendectomy and appendiceal perforation rates. Ann Surg.