Rectal examination in the differential diagnosis of acute appendicitis in adults


Ozdogan M., Gurer A., Gokakin A. K. , ERSOY P. E. , Kulacoglu H., Aydin R.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.21, no.4, pp.175-178, 2005 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.175-178
  • Keywords: Appendicitis, rectal examination

Abstract

Purpose: To investigate the role of routine digital rectal examination in the differential diagnosis of acute appendicitis in adult patients.