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Enterobius infestation in suspected appendicitis
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A 16-year-old woman presented with symptoms and signs suggesting appendicitis.
At laparoscopy, the appendix was mildly inflamed and was excised. Multiple small, medusa-like projections were seen at the appendix stump (fig 1), suggesting worm infestation. A decision …
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