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Appendectomy

What the Anesthesiologist Should Know before the Operative Procedure Around 280,000 appendectomies are performed annually in the United States, with the highest incidence in patients 10 to 19 years of age. Mortality is 0.1% in children and young adults, although it increases 30-fold in those over 65 years of age, owing to a higher risk…

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