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Concepts in Surgery of the Small Intestine and Appendix

  • Danielle M. FritzeEmail author
  • Jessemae L. Welsh
  • Joseph J. Cullen
  • Michael W. Mulholland
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Abstract

Multiple surgical diseases involve the small intestine or appendix and require knowledge relating to operations on the small bowel. This chapter introduces the concepts necessary to operate on the small bowel and appendix safely by discussing the operations in the context of common pathologic entities.

Keywords

Small Bowel Hyaluronic Acid Acute Appendicitis Small Bowel Obstruction Laparoscopic Appendectomy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Danielle M. Fritze
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jessemae L. Welsh
    • 2
  • Joseph J. Cullen
    • 3
  • Michael W. Mulholland
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryUniversity of Iowa HospitalsIowa CityUSA
  3. 3.Department of SurgeryUniversity of Iowa Hospitals & ClinicsIowa CityUSA
  4. 4.Department of SurgeryUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

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