Introduction: The aim of the current paper was to critically collect, select and summarize the evidence regarding diagnosis, treatment and follow up of primary tumors of the appendix. Methods: A literature review was performed by search and review of the scientific studies pertaining to the subject of our inquiry. Results: Recommendations regarding pimary tumors of the appendix were formulated on the basis of the collected evidence. Conclusion : Primary tumors of the appendix are rare and a high index of suspicion is required not to miss a potentially life threatening medical condition.

Diagnosis and Treatment of Primary Tumors of the Appendix: a Critical Review

Pietroletti R.
2021

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Introduction: The aim of the current paper was to critically collect, select and summarize the evidence regarding diagnosis, treatment and follow up of primary tumors of the appendix. Methods: A literature review was performed by search and review of the scientific studies pertaining to the subject of our inquiry. Results: Recommendations regarding pimary tumors of the appendix were formulated on the basis of the collected evidence. Conclusion : Primary tumors of the appendix are rare and a high index of suspicion is required not to miss a potentially life threatening medical condition.
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