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Table 2 Incidence among histologic subtypes

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

Author Histologic subtypes % (N)
Carpenter S.G. et al. [11] LGMN 0%
Mucinous AdenoCa 20% (1)
In situ AdenoCa 20%(1)
Adenocarcinoma 40%(2)
Carcinoid 20%(1)
Lee W.S. et al. [12] LGMN 50%(14)
Mucinous AdenoCa 11%(3)
In situ AdenoCa 0%
Adenocarcinoma 7%(2)
Carcinoid 32%(9)
Wright G.P. et al. [8] LGMN  
Mucinous AdenoCa 55%(6)
In situ AdenoCa 0%
Adenocarcinoma 9%(1)
Carcinoid 36%(4)
Lai H.W. et al. [13] LGMN 80%(5)
Mucinous AdenoCa 0%
In situ AdenoCa 0%
Adenocarcinoma 20%(2)
Carcinoid  
Furman M.J. et al. [14] LGMN 100%(5)
Mucinous AdenoCa  
In situ AdenoCa  
Adenocarcinoma  
Carcinoid  
Cerame M.A. et al. [15] LGMN 0%
Mucinous AdenoCa 40%(79)
In situ AdenoCa 1%(2)
Adenocarcinoma 59%(117)
Carcinoid  
Tingstedt B. et al. [16] LGMN 33%(1)
Mucinous AdenoCa 0%
In situ AdenoCa 0%
Adenocarcinoma 66%(2)
Carcinoid 0%