PAKISTAN ARMED FORCES
MEDICAL JOURNAL (Category X)

A Journal of Army Medical & Dental Corps

Being published since 1956

ISSN (online) 2411-8842
ISSN (print) 0030-9648

VOL 67, No. 3, JUNE 2017

MALAKOPLAKIA OF APPENDIX: A CASE REPORT

Syed Salman Ali, Rabia Ahmed, Shoaib Naiyar Hashmi

Abstract

We report a case of an extremely rare inflammatory condition of appendix, malakoplakia, in a 22 years old
female, who presented with chronic abdominal pain. The clinicopathological features of this condition will be
discussed, along with a review of the literature.

Keywords : Appendix, Malakoplakia



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