Publications by authors named "Bruno M Chan Chin"

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Post-operative abscess in inguinal hernial sac-case report of an unusual complication of perforated acute appendicitis.

J Surg Case Rep 2021 Mar 27;2021(3):rjab061. Epub 2021 Mar 27.

Department of Emergency Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland.

Acute appendicitis is a common condition, with a lifetime risk of 7-8%. Common complications of surgical management include bleeding, bowel injury, residual abscess formation and post-operative ileus. This is a rare case of a 50-year-old male who underwent laparoscopic converted to open appendicectomy for perforated acute appendicitis, with a complication of post-operative fluid collection that extended into the right inguinal hernia sac.
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