The value of ultrasonography and its' comparison with Alvarado scoring system in acute appendicitis


Inan M., Tulay S. H., Besim H., KARAKAYA KARABULUT J.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.27, no.3, pp.149-153, 2011 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.5097/1300-0705.ucd.1181-11.04
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.149-153
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this study was to assess the diagnostic value of ultrasonography and compare the findings with Alvarado score in acute appendicitis.