The case of acute appendicitis in an adult patient with measles

Authors

  • A.P. Golub Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.22141/2312-413x.5.5.2017.121635

Keywords:

measles in adults, complications, acute appendicitis

Abstract

The article presents the clinical case of acute appendicitis in an adult patient with measles.

References

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Original Researches