Key articles

Hardin DM. Acute appendicitis: review and update. Am Fam Physician. 1999;60:2027-2034.

Temple CL, Shirley AH, Temple WJ. The natural history of appendicitis in adults. A prospective study. Ann Surg. 1995;221:278-281.

Andersson RE. Meta-analysis of the clinical and laboratory diagnosis of acute appendicitis. Br J Surg. 2004;91:28-37.

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