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Stump appendicitis (SA) is a rare clinicopathologic entity characterised by inflammation of the appendiceal remnant after incomplete appendectomy. The diagnosis is not routinely suspected in patients who have previously undergone appendectomy. We report a case of SA in an adolescent boy who had previously undergone laparoscopic appendectomy. The case necessitated surgical completion of the appendectomy.
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Parameshwarappa, S., Rodrigues, G., Prabhu, R., & Sambhaji, C. (2011). Stump Appendicitis following Laparoscopic Appendectomy. Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal, 11(1), 112–114. Retrieved from https://journals.squ.edu.om/index.php/squmj/article/view/1555