"Appendix" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A worm-like blind tube extension from the CECUM.
- Vermiform Appendix
- Appendix, Vermiform
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Appendix" by people in Profiles.
Antegrade Colonic Enema Channels in Pediatric Patients Using Appendix or Cecal Flap: A Comparative Robotic vs Open Series. J Endourol. 2022 04; 36(4):462-467.
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) arising in uncommon locations: clinicopathologic features and risk assessment of esophageal, colonic, and appendiceal GISTs. Mod Pathol. 2022 04; 35(4):554-563.
Association of Nonoperative Management Using Antibiotic Therapy vs Laparoscopic Appendectomy With Treatment Success and Disability Days in Children With Uncomplicated Appendicitis. JAMA. 2020 08 11; 324(6):581-593.
Appendiceal Mucinous Neoplasm: Nurse Education About a Rare and Complex Disease. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2020 08 01; 24(4):409-414.
Alvarado Scores Predict Additive Value of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Workup of Suspected Appendicitis in Children. J Surg Res. 2019 12; 244:42-49.
Multi-institutional trial of non-operative management and surgery for uncomplicated appendicitis in children: Design and rationale. Contemp Clin Trials. 2019 08; 83:10-17.
Bladder Reconstruction with Bowel: Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Ileocystoplasty with Mitrofanoff Appendicovesicostomy in Pediatric Patients. J Endourol. 2018 05; 32(S1):S119-S126.
Two-Site Appendectomy in Children: Description of Technique and Outcomes. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2017 Apr; 27(4):438-440.
Robot-assisted Laparoscopic Augmentation Ileocystoplasty and Mitrofanoff Appendicovesicostomy in Children: Updated Interim Results. Eur Urol. 2015 Dec; 68(6):1069-75.
Editorial comment for Chung et al. J Endourol. 2015 Mar; 29(3):275-6.