Laparoscopic Appendectomy for Acute Appendicitis in Pediatric Patient
11 months ago
This video demonstrate Laparoscopic Appendectomy for Acute Appendicitis in Pediatric Patient. Laparoscopic technique seems to be safer than open appendectomy for acute appendicitis in children. The laparoscopic approach is most frequently used, except for young children. Superficial surgical site infections are more frequent after open surgery only in patients with complicated appendicitis. The normal appendix rate is low, most likely because of routine preoperative imaging.