Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Microscopic (histologic) description | Differential diagnosis
Cite this page: Interval appendicitis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/appendixinterval.html. Accessed December 12th, 2017.
Definition / general
- Findings associated with previously ruptured / perforated appendix surgically removed 4-8 weeks after antibiotic treatment
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Granulomatous inflammation with giant cells, transmural chronic inflammation, scattered lymphoid aggregates, cryptitis with crypt abscess, fibrous adhesions