Stump appendicitis in children
Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 02/01/2011
Tang XB et al. – Stump appendicitis is a delayed complication of incomplete appendectomy. Reinflammation of possible residual appendiceal tissue should be considered in patients with right lower quadrant pain and a surgical history of appendectomy. In this report, authors present 3 cases of stump appendicitis in children.