Surgery or antibiotics for acute appendicitis? Take care about study’s design and methodology!

Letter to the Editor


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© Italian Society of Surgery (SIC) 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.General and Emergency SurgeryMilano-Bicocca UniversityMonzaItaly
  2. 2.Emergency SurgeryParma HospitalParmaItaly
  3. 3.General, Emergency and Trauma SurgeryBufalini HospitalCesenaItaly

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