Post-colonoscopy appendicitis: Case report and literature review

We present the case of an 83-year-old patient who had no significant medical history. A screening colonoscopy had been performed three 3 hours before onset of pain in the right iliac fossa. Twelve hours later, the patient to the emergency department. Physicians suspected that the pain was a complica...

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Autores Principales: Giraldo, C. R., Chavarría O., F. M., Henao J., G. H., Avendaño C., E. F.
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Publicado: Asociacion Colombiana de Gastroenterologia 2020
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/24947
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spelling ir-10336-249472020-08-04T19:27:29Z Post-colonoscopy appendicitis: Case report and literature review Apendicitis poscolonoscopia: Reporte de caso y revisión de la literatura Giraldo, C. R. Chavarría O., F. M. Henao J., G. H. Avendaño C., E. F. Appendicitis Colonoscopy Complication We present the case of an 83-year-old patient who had no significant medical history. A screening colonoscopy had been performed three 3 hours before onset of pain in the right iliac fossa. Twelve hours later, the patient to the emergency department. Physicians suspected that the pain was a complication related to colonoscopy and ordered an abdominal CT scan which showed tomographic signs of appendicitis. A laparoscopic appen-dectomy was performed and removed a perforated cecal appendix without complications. © 2020 Asociaciones Colombianas de Gastroenterología, Endoscopia digestiva, Coloproctología y Hepatología. 2020 2020-06-11T13:21:54Z info:eu-repo/semantics/article info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion 01209957 https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/24947 eng info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess application/pdf Asociacion Colombiana de Gastroenterologia instname:Universidad del Rosario reponame:Repositorio Institucional EdocUR
institution EdocUR - Universidad del Rosario
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language Inglés (English)
topic Appendicitis
Colonoscopy
Complication
spellingShingle Appendicitis
Colonoscopy
Complication
Giraldo, C. R.
Chavarría O., F. M.
Henao J., G. H.
Avendaño C., E. F.
Post-colonoscopy appendicitis: Case report and literature review
description We present the case of an 83-year-old patient who had no significant medical history. A screening colonoscopy had been performed three 3 hours before onset of pain in the right iliac fossa. Twelve hours later, the patient to the emergency department. Physicians suspected that the pain was a complication related to colonoscopy and ordered an abdominal CT scan which showed tomographic signs of appendicitis. A laparoscopic appen-dectomy was performed and removed a perforated cecal appendix without complications. © 2020 Asociaciones Colombianas de Gastroenterología, Endoscopia digestiva, Coloproctología y Hepatología.
format Artículo (Article)
author Giraldo, C. R.
Chavarría O., F. M.
Henao J., G. H.
Avendaño C., E. F.
author_facet Giraldo, C. R.
Chavarría O., F. M.
Henao J., G. H.
Avendaño C., E. F.
author_sort Giraldo, C. R.
title Post-colonoscopy appendicitis: Case report and literature review
title_short Post-colonoscopy appendicitis: Case report and literature review
title_full Post-colonoscopy appendicitis: Case report and literature review
title_fullStr Post-colonoscopy appendicitis: Case report and literature review
title_full_unstemmed Post-colonoscopy appendicitis: Case report and literature review
title_sort post-colonoscopy appendicitis: case report and literature review
publisher Asociacion Colombiana de Gastroenterologia
publishDate 2020
url https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/24947
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