Get your full text copy in PDF
Taqi T. Khan
(Department of Kidney Transplant Surgery, Prince Salman Armed Forces Hospital, Tabuk City, Saudi Arabia)
Ann Transplant 2014; 19:434-435
Although uncommon, acute appendicitis in patients after solid organ transplantation needs a high index of suspicion to prevent delays in diagnosis, avoid complications and preserve allograft function.
Keywords: Abdomen, Acute, delayed diagnosis, Kidney Transplantation