Pediatric Surgery International

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 221–222 | Cite as

Duplication of vermiform appendix: case report and review of the literature

  • I. Serdar Arda
  • M. Emin Şenocak
  • Akgün Hiçsönmez
Case Reports

Abstract

A case of appendiceal duplication associated with anal atresia and rectovesical fistula is presented and the literature is reviewed.

Key words

Appendix vermiformis Appendix vermiformis duplex Duplication of appendix vermiformis Double appendix vermiformis 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Serdar Arda
    • 1
  • M. Emin Şenocak
    • 1
  • Akgün Hiçsönmez
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric SurgeryHacettepe University School of MedicineAnkaraTurkey

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