MCID: MCK004
MIFTS: 21

Meckel's Diverticulitis

Categories: Gastrointestinal diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Meckel's Diverticulitis

MalaCards integrated aliases for Meckel's Diverticulitis:

Name: Meckel's Diverticulitis 12 15 71
Meckel Diverticulitis 12

Classifications:



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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:8408
NCIt 50 C27300
SNOMED-CT 67 48241004
UMLS 71 C0267497

Summaries for Meckel's Diverticulitis

Disease Ontology : 12 A diverticulits characterized by the inflammation of a congenital diverticulum, which is a slight bulge of the small intestine present at birth.

MalaCards based summary : Meckel's Diverticulitis, also known as meckel diverticulitis, is related to appendicitis and diverticulitis. An important gene associated with Meckel's Diverticulitis is CRP (C-Reactive Protein). Affiliated tissues include small intestine, pancreas and appendix, and related phenotypes are Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2) and Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2)

Related Diseases for Meckel's Diverticulitis

Diseases related to Meckel's Diverticulitis via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 appendicitis 30.5 LRG1 CRP
2 diverticulitis 11.0
3 meckel diverticulum 10.7
4 intestinal obstruction 10.4
5 crohn's disease 10.3
6 intussusception 10.2
7 peritonitis 10.2
8 ileus 10.2
9 schistosoma mansoni infection, susceptibility/ 10.1
10 schistosomiasis 10.1
11 crohn's colitis 10.0
12 leiomyoma 10.0
13 volvulus of midgut 10.0
14 ileitis 10.0
15 diarrhea 10.0
16 cholecystitis 10.0
17 intestinal perforation 10.0
18 acute pancreatitis 10.0
19 pancreatitis 10.0
20 colonic disease 10.0
21 peptic ulcer disease 10.0
22 paralytic ileus 10.0
23 carcinoid syndrome 10.0
24 enterovesical fistula 10.0
25 kwashiorkor 9.9 LALBA CRP
26 lactose intolerance 9.9 LALBA CRP
27 celiac disease 1 9.8 LALBA CRP
28 ascending cholangitis 9.8 LRG1 CRP
29 cecal disease 9.7 LRG1 CRP
30 peripheral nervous system disease 9.6 FIG4 CRP

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Meckel's Diverticulitis:



Diseases related to Meckel's Diverticulitis

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Meckel's Diverticulitis

GenomeRNAi Phenotypes related to Meckel's Diverticulitis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Description GenomeRNAi Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2) GR00366-A-180 9.28 CRP
2 Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2) GR00366-A-183 9.28 LALBA
3 Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2) GR00366-A-30 9.28 LALBA
4 Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2) GR00366-A-49 9.28 CRP
5 Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2) GR00366-A-68 9.28 CRP LALBA
6 Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2) GR00366-A-79 9.28 LALBA
7 Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2) GR00366-A-89 9.28 CRP
8 Decreased shRNA abundance (Z-score < -2) GR00366-A-99 9.28 LALBA

Drugs & Therapeutics for Meckel's Diverticulitis

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Genetic Tests for Meckel's Diverticulitis

Anatomical Context for Meckel's Diverticulitis

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Meckel's Diverticulitis:

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Small Intestine, Pancreas, Appendix

Publications for Meckel's Diverticulitis

Articles related to Meckel's Diverticulitis:

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# Title Authors PMID Year
1
A Young Boy with Fever and Grunting. 61
33560971 2021
2
[A Case of Adenocarcinoma Arising from Ectopic Gastric Mucosa in Meckel's Diverticulum with Abdominal Wall Abscess]. 61
33468951 2020
3
Reduced port laparoscopic surgery using umbilical zigzag incision for Meckel's diverticulitis. 61
33422848 2020
4
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor in perforated Meckel's diverticulum: a case report and literature review. 61
33026577 2020
5
Meckel's Diverticulitis. A rare cause of small bowel obstruction. 61
33024533 2020
6
Interesting case of an abdominal wall Merkel cell carcinoma highlighting the importance of developing an Australian clinical practice guideline. 61
32928821 2020
7
A case of perforation of Meckel's diverticulum with enterolith. 61
32632651 2020
8
Counter response to Response from Dr Wadhwani and Dr Rajesh to Gangrenous giant Meckel's diverticulitis masquerading acute appendicitis: a surgical conundrum. 61
32067312 2020
9
Response from Dr Wadhwani and Dr Rajesh to Gangrenous giant Meckel's diverticulitis masquerading acute appendicitis: a surgical conundrum. 61
32067316 2020
10
Counter response to Response from Dr Yagnik and Dr Yagnik to Gangrenous giant Meckel's diverticulitis masquerading acute appendicitis: a surgical conundrum. 61
32067319 2020
11
Response from Dr Yagnik and Dr Yagnik to Gangrenous giant Meckel's diverticulitis masquerading acute appendicitis: a surgical conundrum. 61
32067307 2020
12
Double trouble: first report of duplicated Meckel's diverticulitis with perforation. 61
30690868 2019
13
Surprising image of an enterovesical fistula resulting from a perforated Meckel's diverticulitis. 61
30208509 2019
14
Intestinal perforation in unusual location. 61
31696721 2019
15
Intestinal knot in acute Meckel's diverticulitis. 61
31767613 2019
16
Perforated Meckel's diverticulitis in an adult as an atypical cause of abdominal pain. 61
31493947 2019
17
Gangrenous giant Meckel's diverticulitis masquerading acute appendicitis: a surgical conundrum. 61
29695030 2019
18
Perforated Meckel's Diverticulitis Mimicking Penetrating Crohn's Disease. 61
30031176 2019
19
[Clinical characteristics and next generation sequencing of three cases of Listeria monocytogenes meningitis with complications]. 61
31352745 2019
20
Tomographic findings in Meckel's diverticulitis. 61
31435091 2019
21
Jejunal diverticulitis. 61
30740206 2019
22
Case report: Diverticulitis complicating a giant Meckel's divertuculum. 61
31731084 2019
23
"Learning from my experience": Acute abdomen - Perforated Meckel's diverticulitis. 61
31061851 2019
24
Meckel's diverticulitis: a laparoscopic approach. 61
30238766 2018
25
A Rare Cause of Abdominal Pain in Adults: Meckel's Diverticulitis. 61
30631257 2018
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Ulcerative colitis in an infant aged 20 months. A case report. 61
30016039 2018
27
Ascaridial Volvulus: An Uncommon Cause of Ileal Perforation. 61
30046214 2018
28
Meckel's diverticulitis: a rare cause of abdominal pain during pregnancy. 61
27061447 2018
29
Meckel's Diverticulum in Crohn's Disease Revisited: A Case of Meckel's Diverticulitis in a Patient with Stricturing Crohn's Disease. 61
30148017 2018
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Enterobius vermicularis infestation leading to Meckel's diverticulitis in an adolescent boy: An extremely rare presentation. 61
29403216 2018
31
Perforated Giant Meckel Diverticulitis in an elderly patient: Case report and review of the literature. 61
29453164 2018
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Perforated Meckel's Diverticulitis. 61
28744739 2017
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Meckel's Diverticulitis Masquerading as Acute Pancreatitis: A Diagnostic Dilemma. 61
29279643 2017
34
Umbilicus and its extensive clinical repertoire. 61
29148196 2017
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Meckel's diverticulitis caused by an enterolith: A rare presentation of an acute abdomen in an adult. 61
27788926 2017
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Imaging Findings of the Unusual Presentations, Associations and Clinical Mimics of Acute Appendicitis. 61
29123444 2017
37
Clinical characteristics of Meckel diverticulum in children: A retrospective review of a 15-year single-center experience. 61
28796070 2017
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Meckel's diverticulitis in adults: study of 15 patients. 61
28283269 2017
39
Non-Meckel Small Intestine Diverticulitis. 61
29033764 2017
40
Meckel's diverticulum perforated by a fishbone. An unusual presentation. 61
28240037 2017
41
Case 240: Meckel Diverticulitis. 61
28318437 2017
42
Meckel's diverticulitis: a rare entity of Meckel's diverticulum. 61
28064243 2017
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Perforated Meckel's Diverticulum. 61
27574358 2016
44
A curious case of Meckel's diverticulum. 61
27770121 2016
45
Ileal stricture following Meckel's diverticulitis: a rare cause of intestinal obstruction. 61
27146826 2016
46
Point-of-Care Ultrasonography for Appendicitis Uncovers Two Alternate Diagnoses. 61
26785100 2016
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Giant Meckel's diverticulum torsion that mimics adnexal pathology. 61
27261632 2016
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Suppurative meckel diiverticulum in a 3-year-old girl presenting with periumbilical cellulitis. 61
25866736 2015
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Meckel's diverticulum--a rare cause of intestinal obstruction in adults. 61
25970960 2015
50
Meckel's Diverticulitis as a Cause of an Acute Abdomen in the Second Trimester of Pregnancy: Laparoscopic Management. 61
25648324 2015
51
Giant Meckel's diverticulum: An exceptional cause of intestinal obstruction. 61
24672650 2014
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Two cases of omental torsion mimicking acute appendicitis. 61
24834389 2014
53
Meckel's diverticulitis causing intestinal obstruction in a 3 month old infant. 61
24381631 2013
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Invaginated Meckel's diverticulum: a rare cause of small intestine intussusception in adults. 61
23552542 2013
55
[Meckel's diverticulitis in the early postoperative course after appendectomy]. 61
24279258 2013
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Simultaneous Meckel's diverticulitis and appendicitis: a rare complication in puerperium. 61
23578408 2013
57
Intussusception secondary to a meckel diverticulum in an adolescent. 61
23547727 2013
58
Complicated Meckel's diverticulum and therapeutic management. 61
25931848 2013
59
Perforated midgut diverticulitis: revisited. 61
23002340 2012
60
Dual pathology in a patient with right lower quadrant pain. 61
23997560 2012
61
Meckel's diverticulitis in Amyand's hernia. 61
22527816 2012
62
Perforated Meckel's diverticulitis on the mesenteric side: MDCT findings. 61
21479804 2012
63
Sonographic findings of Meckel's diverticulitis. 61
22764670 2012
64
[Meckel's diverticulitis]. 61
21377661 2012
65
MR enterography of perforated acute Meckel diverticulitis. 61
21594546 2012
66
Multimodality imaging manifestations of the Meckel diverticulum in children. 61
21984316 2012
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Ulcerative colitis in infancy. 61
22064342 2011
68
Meckel's diverticulum in paediatric practice on Crete (Greece): a 10-year review. 61
22248889 2011
69
Clinical profile and surgical outcome of Meckel's diverticulum. 61
22315842 2011
70
Meckel's diverticulitis causing small bowel obstruction by a novel mechanism. 61
24765312 2011
71
Patent vitelline duct as a cause of acute abdomen: Case report of an adult patient. 61
21480122 2011
72
Giant Meckel's diverticulitis: a rare condition complicating pregnancy. 61
20409519 2010
73
Asymptomatic Meckel's diverticulum in adults: is diverticulectomy indicated? 61
20616416 2010
74
Meckel's diverticulitis revisited. 61
20822583 2010
75
A case of Meckel's diverticulitis treated on the assumption of Crohn's disease. 61
20872334 2010
76
Non-Meckel's ileal diverticulitis with perforation: a rare cause of acute right lower quadrant pain. 61
20306919 2010
77
Intussusceptions as acute abdomen caused by Burkitt lymphoma: a case report. 61
20062585 2009
78
Meckel's diverticulum enterolith: a rare cause of acute abdomen. 61
19803268 2009
79
Meckel diverticulitis. 61
19566420 2009
80
[Meckel's diverticulitis. Report of 10 cases]. 61
19534867 2009
81
Meckel's diverticulitis with associated enterloith formation: a rare presentation of an acute abdomen in an adult. 61
19354104 2009
82
Safety of laparoscopic appendectomy during pregnancy. 61
19137365 2009
83
Perforated Meckel's diverticulitis complicating active Crohn's ileitis: a case report. 61
19144118 2009
84
Symptomatic Meckel's diverticulum in children: a 16-year review. 61
18322689 2008
85
Laparoscopic management of symptomatic Meckel's diverticula: a simple tangential stapler excision. 61
18402742 2008
86
Meckel's Diverticulitis Presenting with Abdominal Pain and Angina. 61
27303534 2008
87
Meckel's diverticular complications in children: is laparoscopy the order of the day? 61
17171378 2007
88
Perforated Meckel's diverticulitis presenting as a mesenteric abscess: case report. 61
17310685 2006
89
Contrast-enhanced sonographic findings of gangrenous meckel diverticulitis. 61
16929027 2006
90
Meckel's hemoperitoneum: a rare case of Meckel's diverticulitis causing intraperitoneal hemorrhage. 61
16927155 2006
91
Meckel's diverticulitis: a rare etiology of an acute abdomen during pregnancy. 61
16843783 2006
92
[Image of the month. Meckel's diverticulitis caused by parasitosis, specifically, Ascaris lumbricoides]. 61
16791972 2006
93
[Meckel's diverticulitis secondary to enterolith]. 61
16550119 2006
94
Perforation of an inguinoscrotal Littre's hernia due to Meckel's diverticulitis: an unusual cause of acute hemiscrotum. 61
16449036 2006
95
Coexistence of a Meckel's diverticulum and a urachal remnant. 61
16187322 2005
96
Laparoscopic management of Meckel's diverticulum in children. 61
15793736 2005
97
Meckel's diverticulitis: diagnosis with computed tomography and Tc-99m pertechnetate scintigraphy. 61
15545893 2004
98
Early appendicitis--a safe diagnosis? 61
15329771 2004
99
CT of Meckel's diverticulitis in 11 patients. 61
14975960 2004
100
[Small bowel obstruction caused by enteroliths and Meckel's diverticulitis associated with internal paracecal hernia in an adult]. 61
15094641 2004
101
[Surgical treatment of small intestinal diseases, causing hemorrhage, and diagnosed with capsule endoscopy]. 61
14619098 2003
102
Meckel's diverticulitis secondary to carcinoid tumor: an unusual presentation of the acute abdomen in an adult. 61
14972261 2003
103
Sonographic findings of Meckel's diverticulitis in children. 61
12540446 2003
104
[Ectopic pancreas in Meckel's diverticulitis: a description of a new clinical case]. 61
12820591 2002
105
Eosinophilic Meckel's diverticulitis. 61
12412940 2002
106
Small-bowel wall thickening related to a long intestinal tube: incidental CT finding mimicking a pathologic condition. 61
12218809 2002
107
[Ultrasonography in acute pelvic pain]. 61
12768897 2002
108
Abdominal computerized tomography in the diagnosis of Meckel's diverticulitis in the adult. 61
11794933 2001
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Meckel's diverticulitis: an uncommon complication during pregnancy. 61
11762664 2001
110
Bowel resection in children. 61
11921581 2001
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Meckel's diverticulitis due to an obstructing enterolith: ultrasound and CT appearances. 61
11446760 2001
112
[Meckel's diverticulitis in the adult: diagnosis by computed tomography]. 61
11287858 2001
113
[Complications of Meckel's diverticulum]. 61
11594165 2001
114
Meckel's diverticulitis due to Taenia saginata: case report. 61
11682941 2001
115
[Ultrasound diagnosis of Meckel diverticulitis in adults]. 61
11215372 2001
116
Perforation of acute calculous Meckel's diverticulitis: a rare cause of acute abdomen in elderly. 61
11143326 2000
117
Meckel's diverticulitis in an elderly man diagnosed by computed tomography. 61
10636219 2000
118
[Diagnostic radiology in acute pediatric abdomen]. 61
10689883 2000
119
Abdominal disorders arising from 71 Meckel's diverticulum. 61
11204959 2000
120
Hypertonic saline enema in gastrointestinal ascariasis. 61
10798128 1999
121
Soft-tissue images. Meckel's diverticulitis. 61
10372008 1999
122
Meckel's diverticulitis associated with Schistosoma mansoni. 61
10067741 1999
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Histopathologic analysis of interval appendectomy specimens: support for the role of interval appendectomy. 61
9200074 1997
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Intussusception secondary to Meckel's diverticulum detection with Tc-99m monoclonal antibodies to granulocytes (Leukoscan). 61
8922842 1996
125
[Ultrasound morphologic spectrum of Meckel's diverticulitis--3 case reports and overview of the literature]. 61
8766917 1996
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Meckel's diverticulitis caused by roundworm incarceration. 61
24057551 1996
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Meckel's diverticulitis secondary to an enterolith. 61
8850499 1995
128
CT findings in acute necrotizing Meckel diverticulitis due to obstructing enterolith. 61
7560331 1995
129
Neonatal small bowel obstruction due to Meckel diverticulitis: diagnosis by ultrasonography. 61
8468738 1993
130
Childhood appendicitis. A clinical profile. 61
8406725 1993
131
[Persistent multiple urachal complex. Echographic-surgical correlations]. 61
1620482 1992
132
Acute Meckel's diverticulitis: diagnosis by ultrasonography. 61
2514207 1989
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An unusual presentation of an infected urachal cyst. Review of urachal anomalies. 61
3277761 1988
134
[Asymptomatic course of perforating Meckel's diverticulitis]. 61
3604093 1987
135
Diagnosis of peptic ulcer in children: the past and present. 61
3944750 1986
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The use of barium enema in the evaluation of patients with possible appendicitis. 61
4026076 1985
137
Radiological case of the month: Meckel's diverticulitis with perforation. 61
6823920 1983
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[Clinical studies on 6059-S for acute peritonitis. Clinical effect and tissue concentration (author's transl)]. 61
6457171 1981
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Meckel's diverticulitis secondary to orange pulp bezoar. 61
451707 1979
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Meckel's diverticulitis. Oldest reported case. 61
279838 1978
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[Meckel's diverticulitis as a cause of urinary bladder perforation]. 61
716423 1978
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[Acute Meckel's diverticulitis in a patient with a pseudomucinous cyst of the appendix]. 61
704423 1978
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Meckel's diverticulitis due to Schistosomiasis mansoni. 61
1020744 1976
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[Destructive Meckel's diverticulitis associated with gangrenous-perforating appendicitis]. 61
997098 1976
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[Acute Meckel's diverticulitis perforated by a foreign body]. 61
136676 1976
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Meckel's diverticulitis in a Rhodesian African. Case report. 61
5139479 1971
147
[Leiomyoma in Meckel diverticulitis]. 61
5511647 1970
148
[Atypical clinical course of a Meckel's diverticulitis]. 61
5352550 1969
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MECKEL'S DIVERTICULITIS WITH SECONDARY APPENDICITIS. 61
14272424 1964
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Meckel's diverticulitis, a complication of pregnancy. 61
13998634 1962
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[Meckel's diverticulitis causing ileus following acute appendicitis]. 61
13919394 1962
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Meckel's diverticulitis with appendicitis. 61
14007288 1961
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[Case of peritonitis due to perforated Meckel's diverticulitis]. 61
13621774 1958
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Meckel's diverticulitis due to schistosomiasis mansoni. 61
13520682 1958
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Perforated Meckel's diverticulitis followed by ileo-ileal intussusception in a young child. 61
13280446 1955
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Pathognomonic abdominal sign for Meckel's diverticulitis. 61
13142879 1954
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[Ileo-sigmoid-vesical fistulas caused by Meckel's diverticulitis and sigmoiditis; diverticulectomy and resection of the sigmoid in therapy of therapy of the fistulas]. 61
13192897 1954
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[Meckel's diverticulitis]. 61
13078075 1953
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Acute Meckel's diverticulitis with round worms in the peritoneal cavity. 61
13016899 1953
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Acute Appendicitis Associated with Acute Meckel's Diverticulitis. 61
18743593 1936

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