A tale of two appendices - an unexpected finding
Keywords: Appendiceal duplication, Double appendix, Duplex vermiform appendix, Vermiform appendix, Appendicitis
AbstractAnomalies of the appendix are uncommon and are usually discovered incidentally during surgery for appendicitis. We present a rare case of appendiceal duplication, which can have serious consequences if overlooked during an operation.
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Heetun, M., Stavrinides, V., Keeler, B., Phillips, D., & Taylor, A. (2013). A tale of two appendices - an unexpected finding. South African Journal of Surgery, 51(1), 32-33. https://doi.org/10.7196/sajs.1217
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