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Table 1 Articles considering incidental neoplasm findings among appendiceal abscess

From: Acute appendicitis, inflammatory appendiceal mass and the risk of a hidden malignant tumor: a systematic review of the literature

Author Year Appendicitis (N) Abscess Neoplasm
N (%)
Carpenter S.G. et al. 2012 315 18 5 28
Lee W.S. et al. 2011 3744 (−) 28 (−)
Roberts J.K. et al. 2008 876 41 4 10
Wright G.P. et al. 2015 6038 82 11 12
Deelder J.D. et al. 2014 (−) 119 12 10
Lai H.W. et al. 2006 1873 70 7 10
Furman M.J. et al. 2013 376 17 5 29
Cerame M.A. et al. 1987 305 192 56 29
Tingstedt B. et al. 2002 93 30 3 10
Sum   13.244 569 131 23%