oa South African Medical Journal - Acute inflammation of a solitary diverticulum of the caecum
|Article Title||Acute inflammation of a solitary diverticulum of the caecum|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Publication Date||Oct 1949|
|Pages||821 - 822|
|Keyword(s)||Acute inflammation, Caecum, Carcinoma and Diverticulum|
A case of acute inflammation of a solitary diverticulum of the caecum is reported. This condition is pre-operatively generally confused with acute appendicitis. At operation the findings are suggestive of carcinoma.
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