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Appendicitis in children from a gender perspective.

Salö, Martin LU ; Ohlsson, Bodil LU ; Arnbjörnsson, Einar LU and Stenström, Pernilla LU (2015) In Pediatric Surgery International 31(9). p.845-853
Abstract
The incidence in appendicitis and the appendectomy rate are different between boys and girls. This study aimed to further evaluate appendicitis in children from a gender perspective. Gender differences in presentation, perioperative care, and outcome after appendectomy were examined.
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Pediatric Surgery International
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31
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9
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845 - 853
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Springer
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1437-9813
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10.1007/s00383-015-3729-5
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English
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  abstract     = {The incidence in appendicitis and the appendectomy rate are different between boys and girls. This study aimed to further evaluate appendicitis in children from a gender perspective. Gender differences in presentation, perioperative care, and outcome after appendectomy were examined.},
  author       = {Salö, Martin and Ohlsson, Bodil and Arnbjörnsson, Einar and Stenström, Pernilla},
  issn         = {1437-9813},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {9},
  pages        = {845--853},
  publisher    = {Springer},
  series       = {Pediatric Surgery International},
  title        = {Appendicitis in children from a gender perspective.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-015-3729-5},
  volume       = {31},
  year         = {2015},
}