Acute Appendicitis

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Nicola Eardley
Miss Nicola Eardley FRCS
Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Miss Eardley graduated from the University of Liverpool and remained in the city to complete her surgical training, before undertaking...

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Appendicitis is a very common and potentially serious condition. It is one of the most frequently encountered acute surgical diseases throughout the World and therefore it is vital that every medical student and junior doctor has a good knowledge of it.

In this module, you will learn the fundamentals of acute appendicitis, including its clinical presentation, investigation and management.

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