This section considers studies of general medicine and surgical intervention in children and adolescents.
Seasonal variations in the occurrence of acute appendicitis and their relationship with the presence of fecaliths in children
Acute appendicitis (AA) is the most common surgical condition in children. Although a higher incidence of AA in summer has been reported, the reason for this observation remains unclear. The purpose of this st...
Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2019 19:443