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Appendico-vesical fistula. Case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1179937     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Two cases of appendico-vesical fistula are reported. In one patient a spontaneous healing with fibrosis of the appendix had probably occurred. The incidence and clinical features of this fistula are presented. The diagnosis is difficult. The average length of time between the initial symptoms and the diagnosis is measured in years. In many patients the correct diagnosis is probably never made and in some patients the fistula eventually heals spontaneously. The condition is probably not as rare as is stated in the literature.
Authors:
D E Holmlund
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta chirurgica Scandinavica     Volume:  141     ISSN:  0001-5482     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Chir Scand     Publication Date:  1975  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1975-12-23     Completed Date:  1975-12-23     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7906530     Medline TA:  Acta Chir Scand     Country:  SWEDEN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  451-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Appendix / surgery*
Child
Humans
Intestinal Fistula / diagnosis,  surgery*
Male
Urinary Bladder Fistula / diagnosis,  surgery*

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