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Yersinia pseudotuberculosis affecting the appendix.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7877053     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis is an uncommon cause of abdominal pain. It has a much lower incidence than Yersinia enterocolitica, and most reports have emanated from Europe or North America. This report is about a patient with Yersiniosis affecting the appendix alone, in contrast to the usual picture of mesenteric adenitis or septicemia associated with this organism.
H Grant; H Rode; S Cywes
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  29     ISSN:  0022-3468     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  1994 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-03-31     Completed Date:  1995-03-31     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1621     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Paediatric Surgery, Red Cross Children's War Memorial Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa.
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MeSH Terms
Cecal Diseases / diagnosis
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis Infections / diagnosis*

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