Pediatr Radiol 2015 Jul 6;45(7):1091-4. Epub 2014 Dec 6.
Thoracic Imaging, MD Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas, 1515 Holcombe Blvd., Unit 1478, Houston, TX, 77030-4008, USA,
Acute appendicitis is a common pediatric surgical emergency. Successful surgical appendectomy requires removal of the appendix and its contents. A retained appendicolith is a complication that occurs when the appendicolith is expulsed from the appendix as a result of perforation or failure of removal during surgery. Read More