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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Hahn, H; Macdonald, E; Steinborn, M 
Title:
[Sonographic detection of normal appendix in children and adolescents] 
Abstract:
PURPOSE: The frequency of depiction of the normal appendix by real time B-mode sonography in children was evaluated in a prospective study. MATERIALS AND METHODS: In 274 consecutive patients, age one to nineteen, without abdominal pain, depiction of the normal appendix was attempted using a 5-12 MHz linear array transducer. The ultrasound examination was performed using the graded compression technique according to the description of Puylaert. Depiction of the normal appendix was graded as a) co...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Ultraschall Med 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
29 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
281-5 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0172-4614 
TUM Institution:
Kinderklinik und Poliklinik