Appendectomy in Patients with Morbid Obesity: Laparoscopic versus Conventional Technique

KATAR M. K. , Baser M., ERSOY P. E.

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, vol.26, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.12659/msm.928067
  • Title of Journal : MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR


Background: Our aim was to determine the optimum appendectomy technique in patients with morbid obesity by evaluating laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) and open appendectomy (OA) operations performed in these patients.