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‘Antibiotics, not surgery, best for child appendicitis’ says study.

by on February 22, 2017

Source: NHS choices

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Date of publication: February, 2017

Publication type: News item

In a nutshell: In this study, researchers aimed to see if  routine interval appendicectomy was actually required after successful non-operative treatment for appendix mass in children.

Acknowledgement: The Lancet

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