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appendiceal diseases

Wednesday 25 July 2018

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Examples

- absent appendix
- cystic fibrosis
- diverticulosis
- duplication
- endometriosis
inverted appendix
inverted appendiceal stump
intussusception
lymphoid hyperplasia
myxoglobulosis
necrotizing arteritis

Appendicitis: acute
- adenovirus
- chronic
- CMV
— Crohn disease
- Enterobius
- eosinophilic
- granulomatous
- infectious
- mononucleosis
interval
malakoplakia
measles
periappendicitis
Schistosoma
Strongyloides
ulcerative colitis
xanthogranulomatous
Yersinia

Benign tumors:
adenoma (noncystic)
fibrous obliteration/neuroma
granular cell tumor
hyperplastic polyp

mucocele
neurofibroma
serrated polyps

Carcinoma:
adenocarcinoma
adenocarcinoma ex goblet cell
carcinoid
coexisting appendiceal and ovarian neoplasms
metastases to appendix
pseudomyxoma peritonei
signet ring cell adenocarcinoma
small cell carcinoma

Other tumors:
carcinoid
gastrointestinal stromal tumors
goblet cell
carcinoid L-cell carcinoid
mucinous neoplasms (LAMN and HAMN)
lymphoma/leukemia

See also

- appendiceal tumors
- appendix
- digestive anomalies