appendix

Summary

Summary: A worm-like blind tube extension from the CECUM.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The NANETS consensus guideline for the diagnosis and management of neuroendocrine tumors: well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors of the Jejunum, Ileum, Appendix, and Cecum
    J Philip Boudreaux
    Department of Surgery, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Pancreas 39:753-66. 2010
  2. ncbi Metallic foreign body in the appendix of 3-year-old boy
    Charles W Hartin
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:2106-8. 2008
  3. ncbi Biofilms in the large bowel suggest an apparent function of the human vermiform appendix
    R Randal Bollinger
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2605, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Theor Biol 249:826-31. 2007
  4. ncbi Incarcerated vermiform appendix in a left-sided inguinal hernia
    S Breitenstein
    Department of Surgery, Kantonsspital Winterthur, 8401 Winterthur, Switzerland
    Hernia 9:100-2. 2005
  5. ncbi The most useful findings for diagnosing acute appendicitis on contrast-enhanced helical CT
    D Choi
    Department of Radiology, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Acta Radiol 44:574-82. 2003
  6. ncbi Endometriosis of the appendix presenting as acute appendicitis
    J J Khoo
    Department of Pathology, Sultanah Aminah Hospital, Jalan Skudai, Johor Bahru, Johor 80100, Malaysia
    Singapore Med J 45:435-6. 2004
  7. doi Diverticulosis and diverticulitis of the appendix
    Badr AbdullGaffar
    Histopathology Department, Dubai Hospital, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Int J Surg Pathol 17:231-7. 2009
  8. ncbi Endometriosis of the vermiform appendix as an exceptional cause of acute perforated appendicitis during pregnancy
    J L Faucheron
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospital, Grenoble, France
    Colorectal Dis 10:518-9. 2008
  9. ncbi Role of the appendix in the pathogenesis of ulcerative colitis
    M Matsushita
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Kansai Medical University, 2 3 1 Shinmachi, Hirakata, Osaka 573 1191, Japan
    Inflammopharmacology 15:154-7. 2007
  10. doi Primary tuberculosis of the appendix in a young male patient: report of a case
    Nobuhisa Ito
    Department of Surgery, Fukuoka Tokushukai Hospital, 4 5 Sukukita, Kasuga, Fukuoka, 816 0864, Japan
    Surg Today 40:668-71. 2010

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  1. ncbi The NANETS consensus guideline for the diagnosis and management of neuroendocrine tumors: well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors of the Jejunum, Ileum, Appendix, and Cecum
    J Philip Boudreaux
    Department of Surgery, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Pancreas 39:753-66. 2010
    Well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) of the jejunum, ileum, and appendix are also collectively known as midgut carcinoids. Similar to NETs in general, the diagnosed incidence of the midgut NETs is on the rise...
  2. ncbi Metallic foreign body in the appendix of 3-year-old boy
    Charles W Hartin
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:2106-8. 2008
    ..However, when the foreign body becomes incarcerated in the appendix, a prophylactic appendectomy is recommended to prevent appendicitis...
  3. ncbi Biofilms in the large bowel suggest an apparent function of the human vermiform appendix
    R Randal Bollinger
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2605, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Theor Biol 249:826-31. 2007
    The human vermiform ("worm-like") appendix is a 5-10cm long and 0.5-1cm wide pouch that extends from the cecum of the large bowel...
  4. ncbi Incarcerated vermiform appendix in a left-sided inguinal hernia
    S Breitenstein
    Department of Surgery, Kantonsspital Winterthur, 8401 Winterthur, Switzerland
    Hernia 9:100-2. 2005
    We report here of a patient with an incarcerated vermiform appendix occurring in a left-sided indirect inguinal hernia...
  5. ncbi The most useful findings for diagnosing acute appendicitis on contrast-enhanced helical CT
    D Choi
    Department of Radiology, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Acta Radiol 44:574-82. 2003
    ..To evaluate the most useful findings to look for in diagnosing acute appendicitis on contrast-enhanced helical CT...
  6. ncbi Endometriosis of the appendix presenting as acute appendicitis
    J J Khoo
    Department of Pathology, Sultanah Aminah Hospital, Jalan Skudai, Johor Bahru, Johor 80100, Malaysia
    Singapore Med J 45:435-6. 2004
    While endometriosis is fairly common, endometriosis of the appendix is a very rare occurrence. Correct pre-operative diagnosis is uncommon and definitive diagnosis is established by histology of the appendix...
  7. doi Diverticulosis and diverticulitis of the appendix
    Badr AbdullGaffar
    Histopathology Department, Dubai Hospital, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Int J Surg Pathol 17:231-7. 2009
    Diverticulosis of the appendix is a relatively rare pathological finding. The majority are acquired pseudodiverticula. True congenital diverticula are very rare...
  8. ncbi Endometriosis of the vermiform appendix as an exceptional cause of acute perforated appendicitis during pregnancy
    J L Faucheron
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospital, Grenoble, France
    Colorectal Dis 10:518-9. 2008
    ..Most cases of endometriosis of the appendix are discovered as a result of incidental appendectomy...
  9. ncbi Role of the appendix in the pathogenesis of ulcerative colitis
    M Matsushita
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Kansai Medical University, 2 3 1 Shinmachi, Hirakata, Osaka 573 1191, Japan
    Inflammopharmacology 15:154-7. 2007
    Although human appendix has been considered as a vestigial remnant, recent observations have focused attention on the role of the appendix in the pathogenesis of ulcerative colitis (UC)...
  10. doi Primary tuberculosis of the appendix in a young male patient: report of a case
    Nobuhisa Ito
    Department of Surgery, Fukuoka Tokushukai Hospital, 4 5 Sukukita, Kasuga, Fukuoka, 816 0864, Japan
    Surg Today 40:668-71. 2010
    ..response was found, and abdominal computed tomography showed a diffuse enlargement and wall thickening in the appendix. An ileocecal abscess and perforating appendicitis were suspected...
  11. ncbi Appendix is a priming site in the development of ulcerative colitis
    Mitsunobu Matsushita
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Kansai Medical University, 10 15 Fumizono cho, Moriguchi, Osaka 570 8506, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 11:4869-74. 2005
    The role of the appendix has been highlighted in the pathogenesis of ulcerative colitis (UC)...
  12. ncbi Inflammatory appendix masses masquerading as pelvic tumours
    M P Hiorns
    Department of Radiology, The Royal London Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Radiol 57:70-3. 2002
  13. ncbi US features of the normal appendix and surrounding area in children
    Fraukje Wiersma
    Department of Radiology, Juliana Children s Hospital, Sportlaan 600, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Radiology 235:1018-22. 2005
    To evaluate prospectively the frequency of depiction with ultrasonography (US) of the appendix in children without clinical suspicion of acute appendicitis and to evaluate the US appearance of the normal appendix.
  14. doi The cecal appendix: one more immune component with a function disturbed by post-industrial culture
    Michel Laurin
    UMR 7207, CNRS MNHN UPMC, Centre de Recherches sur la Paléobiodiversité et les Paléoenvironnements, Museum national d histoire naturelle, Paris, France
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 294:567-79. 2011
    This review assesses the current state of knowledge regarding the cecal appendix, its apparent function, and its evolution...
  15. doi Value of routine histopathologic examination of three common surgical specimens: appendix, gallbladder, and hemorrhoid
    Varut Lohsiriwat
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Prannok Road, Bangkok, 10700, Thailand
    World J Surg 33:2189-93. 2009
    The purpose of this study was to assess the need for a routine histopathologic examination of three common surgical specimens (appendix, gallbladder, hemorrhoid) and its impact on the further management of the patients.
  16. ncbi The coexistence of low-grade mucinous neoplasms of the appendix and appendiceal diverticula: a possible role in the pathogenesis of pseudomyxoma peritonei
    L W Lamps
    Department of Pathology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72205, USA
    Mod Pathol 13:495-501. 2000
    ..Either mechanism might allow low-grade mucinous neoplasms to penetrate the appendiceal wall more easily...
  17. ncbi [Carcinoid tumors of the appendix. A report of 46 cases]
    Mohamed I Beyrouti
    Service de Chirurgie Generale, EPS Habib Bourguiba, Sfax
    Tunis Med 82:668-73. 2004
    Carcinoïd tumors of the appendix are rare. The appendix constitutes the most frequent localization of these tumors...
  18. ncbi Primary T-cell non-Hodgkin's malignant lymphoma of the appendix
    Y Kitamura
    Second Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, Yonago, Japan
    Pathol Int 50:313-7. 2000
    A case of primary T-cell lymphoma of the appendix in an 84-year-old female was reported...
  19. ncbi Unusual duplication of appendix and cecum: extension of the Cave-Wallbridge classification
    E P Kim
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 36:E18. 2001
    Duplicated appendix has, to date, been classified into 3 types. The authors present a type of duplicated appendix not previously described. Surgical exploration was done in a 14-year-old girl who had an acute abdomen...
  20. doi Schistosomiasis may contribute to goblet cell carcinoid of the appendix
    Yong Jiang
    Department of Pathology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, China
    J Parasitol 98:565-8. 2012
    Abstract : To investigate whether schistosomiasis can contribute to appendiceal goblet cell carcinoid, appendix samples were obtained from 3 patients with combined appendiceal schistosomiasis and goblet cell carcinoid (CSG), 6 patients ..
  21. ncbi Primary epithelial neoplasms and other epithelial lesions of the appendix (excluding carcinoid tumors)
    Joseph Misdraji
    James Homer Wright Pathology Laboratories, Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Semin Diagn Pathol 21:120-33. 2004
    Epithelial tumors of the appendix range from low-grade mucosal-based tumors which, when confined to the appendix, have an excellent prognosis but, once outside the appendix, have a fair prognosis and often a prolonged disease course, to ..
  22. ncbi Diverticular abscess of the appendix: report of a case and review of the literature
    John Simpson
    Section of Surgery, University Hospital, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:832-4. 2003
  23. ncbi Nonoperative management of pediatric ruptured appendix with inflammatory mass or abscess: presence of an appendicolith predicts recurrent appendicitis
    Sigmund H Ein
    Division of General Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X8, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1612-5. 2005
    The aim of this study was to determine if the presence of an appendicolith is associated with an increased risk for recurrent appendicitis after nonoperative treatment of pediatric ruptured appendix with inflammatory mass or abscess.
  24. doi Ovine herpesvirus 2 structural proteins in epithelial cells and M-cells of the appendix in rabbits with malignant catarrhal fever
    Claudia S Meier-Trummer
    Institute of Virology, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 266a, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 137:235-42. 2009
    ..MCF were detected in multiple tissues, those sera detected viral capsid and tegument antigens exclusively in the appendix but not in other tissues of rabbits with MCF...
  25. ncbi Mucocele of the appendix: an unusual cause of lower abdominal pain in a patient with ulcerative colitis. A case report and review of literature
    Peter Laszlo Lakatos
    1st Department of Medicine, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    World J Gastroenterol 11:457-9. 2005
    ..He recovered well and the final histology revealed a cystadenoma of the appendix. Follow up was started. The patient is now free of symptoms...
  26. pmc Actinomycosis of the appendix mimicking appendiceal tumor: a case report
    Sang Yun Lee
    Department of Radiology, Dong A University Hospital, Dongdaesindong 3ga, Seo Gu, Pusan 602 715, South Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 16:395-7. 2010
    ..In abdominopelvic actinomycosis, the ileocecal region, including the appendix, is the most commonly involved site...
  27. ncbi Preoperative diagnostic role of hyperbilirubinaemia as a marker of appendix perforation
    K Atahan
    First Surgical Department, Izmir Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    J Int Med Res 39:609-18. 2011
    This retrospective study investigated preoperative markers of appendix perforation in 351 acute appendicitis cases: group 1, appendicitis not histologically confirmed; group 2, appendicitis without perforation or gangrenous changes; and ..
  28. doi US depiction of the appendix: role of abdominal wall thickness and appendiceal location
    Matthew Butler
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Emerg Radiol 18:525-31. 2011
    ..of abdominal wall fat at the site of exam and appendiceal position with ultrasound (US) visualization of the appendix. The study took place at a large, urban pediatric teaching hospital...
  29. ncbi [An association of mucocele and carcinoid tumour of the appendix]
    R M Paredes Esteban
    Servicio de Cirugia Pediatrica, Hospital Materno lnfantil, Complejo Hospitalario Ciudad de Jaén, Jaen
    Cir Pediatr 19:250-2. 2006
    The carcinoid tumour of the appendix and the mucocele are entities rather infrequent in children and are normally diagnosed in the course of an appendicectomy that is, in most of the cases, curative...
  30. doi The appendix may protect against Clostridium difficile recurrence
    Gene Y Im
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York 11501, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 9:1072-7. 2011
    ..Although the function of the appendix has been debated, its active, gut-associated lymphoid tissue and biofilm production indicate potential roles in ..
  31. ncbi [Mucocele of the appendix. Retrospective study of 10 cases]
    M Soueï-Mhiri
    Service de Radiologie, 4064 Sousse, Tunisie
    J Radiol 82:463-8. 2001
    ..The purpose of our work was to assess the value of abdominal sonography (US) and computed tomography (CT) in the preoperative diagnosis of appendiceal mucocele...
  32. ncbi Sliding appendiceal inguinal hernia with a congenital fibrovascular band connecting the appendix vermiformis to the right testis
    P Oguzkurt
    Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Adana Medical Center, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Turkey
    Hernia 5:156-7. 2001
    It is not uncommon to find the appendix vermiformis within a hernia sac; however, sliding appendiceal inguinal hernia is rare. A 9-month-old boy with an incarcerated right scrotal hernia is presented in this case report...
  33. ncbi Incidental carcinoid of appendix in cesarean section
    Husnu Gokaslan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine of Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 104:76-8. 2002
    A case with carcinoid tumor of the appendix was encountered incidentally during an elective cesarean section. The tumor was discovered as a result of the routine exploration of the whole abdomen...
  34. doi Fetal cells in the maternal appendix: a marker of inflammation or fetal tissue repair?
    Margarida Avo Santos
    Division of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology, Imperial College London, UK
    Hum Reprod 23:2319-25. 2008
    ..We investigated whether fetal cells participate in maternal tissue repair during human pregnancy...
  35. ncbi [Mucocele of the appendix - a heterogenous surgical pathology]
    M Kleemann
    Universitätsklinikum Schleswig Holstein UK S H, Klinik fur Chirurgie, Lubeck, Deutschland
    Zentralbl Chir 135:330-5. 2010
    Mucoceles of the appendix are rare. After appendectomy, mucoceles are detected with a frequency of 0.2 to 0.3 %...
  36. ncbi Bacterial translocation in the normal human appendix parallels the development of the local immune system
    Jan Olaf Gebbers
    Institute of Pathology, Kantonsspital, CH 6000 Luzern 16, Switzerland
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1029:337-43. 2004
    ..A physiological uptake of, or invasion by, bacteria may be instrumental (1) for tolerance induction against the indigenous flora and (2) for the stimulation and normal development of the GALT...
  37. pmc Residual appendix producing small-bowel obstruction after laparoscopic appendectomy
    R Gordon
    Centre for Minimal Access Surgery, Department of Surgery, St Joseph s Healthcare, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont
    Can J Surg 47:217-8. 2004
  38. ncbi Enterobius vermicularis and clinical appendicitis: worms in the vermiform appendix
    Indra A J Nordstrand
    ANZ J Surg 74:1024-5. 2004
  39. ncbi Bifid vermiform appendix: a case report
    Ewen A Griffiths
    Department of General Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead, United Kingdom
    Curr Surg 63:176-8. 2006
    ..009% of appendectomy specimens. The authors report a case of a patient who was found to have 2 appendices at emergency laparotomy, review the classification system used, and discuss the potential clinical pitfalls of similar cases...
  40. ncbi Incidence of visualization of the normal appendix on different MRI sequences
    Paul Nikolaidis
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St Clair, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Emerg Radiol 12:223-6. 2006
    The purpose of this paper is to assess the incidence of visualization of the normal appendix on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) examinations of the pelvis in a large adult population and to compare the yield of commonly used sequences...
  41. ncbi Villous adenoma of the appendix. Diagnostic and therapeutic approach
    C M Fernández Blanco
    General Surgery Service A, Complexo Hospitalario Juan Canalejo, A Coruna, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 94:537-43. 2002
    b>Appendix villous adenoma is a rare pathological entity that shows a particular form of clinical presentation that is different from villous adenomas in other places along the gastrointestinal tract.
  42. ncbi The use of pedicled appendix graft for substitution of urethra in recurrent urethral stricture
    Satish K Aggarwal
    New Delhi, India
    J Pediatr Surg 37:246-50. 2002
    ..Skin or mucosal grafts, currently used for this purpose, have a high complication rate. The authors describe the use of pedicled appendix for posterior urethral substitution.
  43. ncbi [Torsion of the vermiform appendix associated with intussusception]
    Carlos Baeza-Herrera
    Curso de Cirugía, UNAM, Departamento de Cirugia General, Hospital Pediátrico Moctezuma, Mexico
    Cir Cir 74:369-71. 2006
    BACKGROUND: Vermiform appendix torsion is a rare condition, with only 25 cases recorded in the international literature. Our patient is the first case associated with intussusception...
  44. ncbi Torsion of the appendix mimicking ovarian torsion
    C Bryce Bowling
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:466-7. 2006
    ..Appendiceal torsion is rare and generally seen more frequently in children than adults. Untreated it can lead to necrosis, ulceration, and subsequent peritonitis...
  45. ncbi Duplex vermiform appendix: case report of a ruptured second appendix
    John R Travis
    Unity Surgical Associates, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1726-8. 2008
    ..Inspection of the cecum revealed a second appendix, which was retrocecal, ruptured, and gangrenous...
  46. ncbi Imaging of acute appendicitis and its impact on negative appendectomy and perforation rates: the St. Paul's experience
    W K Chooi
    Chooi Vally Medical Imaging, Abbotford, BC
    Can Assoc Radiol J 58:220-4. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of preoperative imaging of acute appendicitis in our institution and its effect on the negative appendectomy rate and perforation rates...
  47. ncbi Torsion of the appendix secondary to appendiceal mucocele: gray scale and contrast-enhanced sonographic findings
    Toshihide Hamada
    Department of Gastroenterology, Miyoshi Central Hospital, 531 Higashisakeya, Miyoshi, Hiroshima 728 8502, Japan
    J Ultrasound Med 26:111-5. 2007
  48. ncbi Angiodysplasia of the appendix
    T Kyokane
    Department of Surgery, Yachiyo Hospital, Aichi, Japan
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:242-4. 2001
    ..material from the appendicular artery, and this finding proved to be bleeding from an angiodysplasia of the appendix. An appendectomy was performed, and anal bleeding did not recur postoperatively...
  49. ncbi Strangulated appendix within a trocar site incisional hernia following laparoscopic low anterior rectal resection. A case report
    Ch Menenakos
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Acta Chir Belg 109:411-3. 2009
    b>Appendix strangulation caused by an incisional trocar site hernia following laparoscopy is an extremely rare entity...
  50. ncbi Endometriosis at several sites, cyclic bowel symptoms, and the likelihood of the appendix being affected
    Mauricio Simoes Abrao
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sirio Libanes Hospital, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Fertil Steril 94:1099-101. 2010
    In patients with endometriosis of the appendix, other sites are use to be affected by the disease, mainly bladder, rectosigmoid and retrocervical endometriosis...
  51. ncbi Mucocele of the appendix
    J Ruiz-Tovar
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Crta Colmenar Km 9, 100 28034, Madrid, Spain
    World J Surg 31:542-8. 2007
    Mucocele of the appendix is an infrequent event, representing 0.3%-0.7% of appendiceal pathology and 8% of appendiceal tumors. It is characterized by a located or diffuse distension of the appendix with a mucus-filled lumen.
  52. doi Localization of the appendix at MR imaging during pregnancy: utility of the cecal tilt angle
    Karen S Lee
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Radiology 249:134-41. 2008
    ..whether the cecal tilt angle on sagittal magnetic resonance (MR) images in pregnant patients correlates with the location of the appendix and gestational age and whether the cecal tilt angle can help predict the location of the appendix.
  53. ncbi Appendicitis and infections of the appendix
    Laura W Lamps
    Department of Pathology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Semin Diagn Pathol 21:86-97. 2004
    The pathologic spectrum of the acutely inflamed appendix encompasses a wide range of infectious and noninfectious entities...
  54. ncbi An "eye" in the gut: the appendix as a sentinel sensory organ of the immune intelligence network
    Kimberly A Bazar
    Department of Dermatology, San Mateo Medical Center, 222 West 39th Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403, USA
    Med Hypotheses 63:752-8. 2004
    ..We propose that the immune system is a parallel system of intelligence in which the gut, including the appendix, plays a prominent role in data acquisition...
  55. ncbi An unusual cause of acute abdomen: torsion of colonic duplication over a duplicated appendix
    Pelin Oguzkurt
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Baskent University, Adana Medical Center, Dadaloğlu Mah 39 Sokak, No 6, 01220, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Surg Int 20:722-3. 2004
    A 2-year old boy with torsion of colonic duplication, which had a proximal communication with the cecum via an incomplete duplicated appendix, is presented. The clinical picture and complications of this rare association are discussed.
  56. ncbi Removal of a nail from the appendix
    Mark A Mallory
    University of Washington School of Medicine Harborview Medical Center Seattle, Washington USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 59:543. 2004
  57. pmc Endometriosis of the appendix
    Nasser S Al Oulaqi
    Department of Surgery, Al Ain Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Afr Health Sci 8:196-8. 2008
    Endometriosis is a well known cause of infertility. Endometriosis of the appendix is a very rare condition...
  58. doi US examination of the appendix in children with suspected appendicitis: the additional value of secondary signs
    Fraukje Wiersma
    Department of Radiology, Haga Teaching Hospital, Location Leyweg, Leyweg 275, 2545 CH The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 19:455-61. 2009
    ..Ultrasonographic depiction of the appendix was classified into four groups: 1, normal appendix; 2, appendix not depicted, no secondary signs of appendicitis;..
  59. ncbi Intestinal obstruction in the terminal ileum caused by an anomalous congenital vascular band between the mesoappendix and the mesentery: report of a case
    Atsuyuki Maeda
    Department of Surgery, Anjo Kosei Hospital, Anjo, Japan
    Surg Today 34:793-5. 2004
    ..The affected intestine was resected with the band and the appendix. Histologically, the fibrous band was composed of loose connective tissue containing arteries, veins, and nerve ..
  60. ncbi Comparative assessment of CT and sonographic techniques for appendiceal imaging
    S W Wise
    Department of Radiology, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 176:933-41. 2001
    ..However, focused appendiceal CT with colonic contrast material material should be used as a problem-solving technique in difficult cases...
  61. ncbi Evidence of an inflammatory pathologic condition in "normal" appendices following emergency appendectomy
    L Nemeth
    Children's Research Centre, Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children, Dublin, Ireland
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 125:759-64. 2001
    ..OBJECTIVE: To study appendix specimens for the expression of inflammatory markers as an indicator of presence of an inflammatory response in ..
  62. ncbi Foreign body induced appendicitis
    John R Wightman
    S D J Med 57:137. 2004
  63. ncbi Distribution of interstitial cells of Cajal and nitrergic neurons in normal and diabetic human appendix
    S M Miller
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 20:349-57. 2008
    ..was to determine the distribution of enteric nerves and interstitial cells of Cajal (ICC) in the normal human appendix and in type 1 diabetes...
  64. ncbi [Laparoscopic therapy of appendicovesical fistula -- two case reports]
    K Albrecht
    Klinik für Chirurgie und Zentrum für Minimal Invasive Chirurgie, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Essen
    Zentralbl Chir 129:396-8. 2004
    ..The clinical symptoms alone seem to be sufficient for indication to operate. Thus, an early laparoscopic operation significantly can shorten the length of disease...
  65. ncbi Comparative study of the Yang-Monti channel and appendix for continent diversion in the Mitrofanoff and Malone principles
    J L Lemelle
    From the Department of Paediatric Surgery, Children Hospital, Nancy University School of Medicine, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    J Urol 172:1907-10. 2004
    Continent conduits for Mitrofanoff and Malone procedures are widely used for incontinence management. Because the appendix is not always suitable or available, Monti proposed a transversely retubularized short segment of ileum...
  66. ncbi "What you see is not what you get". A plea to remove a 'normal' appendix during diagnostic laparoscopy
    M Chiarugi
    University of Pisa, Department of Surgery, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Chir Belg 101:243-5. 2001
    ..When a 'normal' appendix is found, appendectomy is often believe unnecessary...
  67. ncbi CT appearance of the normal appendix in adults
    Stefania Tamburrini
    Dip Sc Biomorfologiche e Funzionali, Universita di Napoli Federico II, IBB CNR, Via Pansini 5, 80131, Naples, Italy
    Eur Radiol 15:2096-103. 2005
    The aims of this study were to identify (1) the normal range of the appendix on computed tomography (CT), (2) the correlation of patient age and sex with the visibility and appearance of the appendix on CT, and (3) the normal variations ..
  68. ncbi Conservative management of appendix mass in children
    J Gillick
    The Chidren's Research Centre, Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children, Dublin, Ireland
    Br J Surg 88:1539-42. 2001
    BACKGROUND: The management of an appendix mass in children is controversial. An experience of conservative management of appendix masses in a paediatric population over the last 19 years is reviewed...
  69. ncbi Bacterial-induced inflammation in germ-free rabbit appendix
    Malathy Shanmugam
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University of Chicago, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 11:992-6. 2005
    ..In this report, we document the use of a germ-free ligated rabbit appendix model to induce inflammatory changes in response to specific bacteria...
  70. ncbi [On the relationship between body dimensions and appendix length]
    Sonja Raschka
    Chirurgische Abteilung, Helios St Elisabeth Klinik, Hünfeld
    Anthropol Anz 66:67-72. 2008
    ..During operation, surgeons often find a wide range of appendix size of patients with varying body dimensions...
  71. ncbi Laparoscopic appendectomy for mucocele of the appendix: Report of 8 cases
    Muthukumaran Rangarajan
    GEM Hospital, 45 A Pankaja Mill Road, Ramnathapuram, Coimbatore 641 045, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 25:256-7. 2006
    Mucocele of the appendix is an aseptic dilatation secondary to obstruction. Surgical excision is the treatment of choice in benign mucocele. The incidence of mucocele of the appendix in our center is 0...
  72. ncbi CD5+ B cells are preferentially expanded in rabbit appendix: the role of CD5 in B cell development and selection
    Richard Pospisil
    Laboratory of Immunology, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1892, USA
    Dev Comp Immunol 30:711-22. 2006
    ..However, CD5 was not detectable on the majority of B cells in neonatal appendix 1 and 3days after birth...
  73. ncbi Bullet fragment within the appendix: a case report
    Thomas V Mincheff
    Hartsville Surgical Center 704 Medical Park Drive, Hartsville, SC 29550, USA
    J S C Med Assoc 100:270-3. 2004
    ..other diagnostic tests, which ultimately revealed and verified that the metal fragment was lodged in the distal appendix. Careful family history obtained showed that the family eats a great deal of wild game, including deer meat...
  74. ncbi Torsion of an epiploic appendix mimicking acute appendicitis
    Hisham S Hurreiz
    Department of Surgery, Newham General Hospital, Glen Road, Plaistow, London, United Kingdom
    Saudi Med J 26:2003-4. 2005
  75. ncbi Late complication of diaphragmatic gunshot injury: appendix perforation due to colon incarceration
    Bilgi Baca
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 13:70-3. 2007
    ..Celiotomy revealed a distended appendix perforation due to herniated left colon obstruction through the left pleural cavity...
  76. ncbi [Mucocele of the appendix and pseudomyxoma peritonei]
    A Fairise
    Service de Radiologie Adultes, CHU Nancy Brabois, Allee du Morvan, Vandoeuvre les Nancy Cedex, France
    J Radiol 89:751-62. 2008
  77. ncbi [Mucocele of the appendix]
    Roberto Gibson Ferreira Costa
    Serviço de Cirurgia Geral, Hospital Senhor do Bonfim, Xiquexique, BA
    Rev Col Bras Cir 36:180-2. 2009
    Appendiceal mucocele is a rare entity characterized by a gross enlargement of the appendix from accumulation of mucoid substance within the lumen. It is encountered in only 0.1 - 0...
  78. ncbi Appendicovesical fistula associated with Hirschsprung's disease
    A M Abubakar
    Paediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, College of Medical Sciences, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:617-8. 2006
    ..Our case is that of a 1-year-old boy who presented during the neonatal period with missed appendiceal perforation associated with a long segment Hirschsprung's disease. The case is discussed...
  79. ncbi Appendicitis due to tongue stud ingestion: a case study and review of management plans
    Christopher D Fischer
    USD School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Sioux Falls, SD, USA
    S D J Med 57:19-22. 2004
    ..In this case report, appendectomy was performed in a patient who was symptomatic after swallowing a sharp foreign body...
  80. ncbi Right lower quadrant pain: value of the nonvisualized appendix in patients at multidetector CT
    Suvranu Ganguli
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Radiology 241:175-80. 2006
    To retrospectively determine the value of the nonvisualized appendix at multidetector computed tomography (CT) in patients with acute right lower quadrant pain in whom appendicitis was a consideration.
  81. ncbi Fluoroscopy-guided laparoscopy in the management of intraabdominal foreign body
    Gulsen Ekingen
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Kocaeli University Medical Faculty, Kocaeli, Turkey
    J Pediatr Surg 38:E19-20. 2003
    ..The authors recommend laparoscopic appendectomy, assisted by intraoperative fluoroscopy for patients with pointed foreign bodies in the appendix.
  82. ncbi Update on the surgical approach to mucocele of the appendix
    Shubhada Dhage-Ivatury
    Department of Surgery, Howard University Medical School, and the Washington Cancer Institute, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:680-4. 2006
  83. ncbi A case of leukemia of the appendix presenting as acute appendicitis
    Tomomi Toubai
    Department of Hematology, Sapporo Hokuyu Hospital, Japan
    Acta Haematol 109:199-201. 2003
    ..Macroscopically, the appendix was greatly swollen and reddened, but had no abscess...
  84. ncbi Appendicular mucosal intussusception into the cecum secondary to an intramural mucinous cystoadenoma of the appendix
    Jean M Butte
    Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile
    J Am Coll Surg 204:510. 2007
  85. ncbi Torsion of the appendix
    Amy L Moten
    University of Adelaide, SA
    Med J Aust 177:632. 2002
  86. ncbi The primary site of CD4- 8- B220+ alphabeta T cells in lpr mice: the appendix in normal mice
    S Yamagiwa
    Department of Immunology, Niigata University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Immunol 160:2665-74. 1998
    ..We herein report, however, that such alphabeta T cells were abundant at intraepithelial sites of the appendix in normal mice. They lacked the expression of NK1...
  87. ncbi Implications of removing a normal appendix
    C L Bijnen
    Department of Surgery, Medical Centre Alkmaar, Alkmaar, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 20:215-9; discussion 220-1. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate morbidity, mortality and costs of removing a normal appendix in patients with suspected appendicitis.
  88. ncbi Primary neoplasms of the appendix: radiologic spectrum of disease with pathologic correlation
    Perry J Pickhardt
    Department of Radiology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
    Radiographics 23:645-62. 2003
    ..Colonic-type (nonmucinous) adenocarcinoma of the appendix is much less common than mucinous tumors and typically manifests as a focal mass without mucocele formation...
  89. ncbi Three-dimensional and ultrastructural aspects of the lymphatic vascularization of the vermiform appendix
    G Azzali
    Institute of Human Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Parma, Italy
    J Submicrosc Cytol Pathol 30:545-53. 1998
    ..three-dimensional distribution and ultrastructure of the peripheral absorbing lymphatic vessels of the vermiform appendix, since the gut-associated lymphoid tissue is necessary to the immune responses to the enteric antigens...
  90. ncbi Ovoid shape of the vermiform appendix: a criterion to exclude acute appendicitis--evaluation with US
    Thomas Rettenbacher
    Department of Radiology II, University Hospital Innsbruck, Austria
    Radiology 226:95-100. 2003
    To investigate whether the shape of the appendix in transverse section may be considered an ultrasonographic (US) criterion to exclude or confirm acute appendicitis.
  91. ncbi Appendico-ileal knotting resulting in closed-loop obstruction in a child
    Albert D Yang
    Department of Radiology, Changhua Christian Hospital, 135 Nan Siau Street, Changhua, Taiwan 50050, Republic of China
    Pediatr Radiol 32:879-81. 2002
    ..At surgery, an unusually long necrotic appendix knotting the terminal ileum resulted in strangulation of a segment of the terminal ileum...
  92. ncbi Frequency of visualization and thickness of normal appendix at nonenhanced helical CT
    Ofer Benjaminov
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5
    Radiology 225:400-6. 2002
    To evaluate the frequency of visualization, thickness, and features of the normal appendix at nonenhanced helical computed tomography (CT).
  93. ncbi Needle perforation of the appendix
    K Renner
    Department of Surgery, Danube Hospital SMZ Ost, Vienna, Austria
    Dig Surg 17:413-4. 2000
    ..Needles are among the most frequently swallowed foreign bodies. In most cases they are excreted per vias naturales, but in some cases needles can lead to perforation of the stomach or duodenum in adults...
  94. ncbi Torsion of the vermiform appendix: a case report
    T J R Bestman
    Department of Surgery, O L V Middelares Hospital Deurne, Antwerp, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 106:228-9. 2006
    This case report describes a rare condition, namely a torsion of the vermiform appendix. Its clinical condition is indistinguishable from acute appendicitis.
  95. ncbi Suspected acute appendicitis in female patients. Trends in diagnosis in emergency department in a University Hospital in Western region of Saudi Arabia
    Fatma K Althoubaity
    Department of Surgery, King Abdul Aziz University Hospital, PO Box 80215, Jeddah 21589, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 27:1667-73. 2006
    ..To determine the negative appendectomy rate; utilization, accuracy of Alvarado scale, ultrasound (US), computed tomography (CT) in diagnosis of acute appendicitis...
  96. pmc Activation-induced deaminase cloning, localization, and protein extraction from young VH-mutant rabbit appendix
    Guibin Yang
    Laboratory of Immunology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, and SAIC Frederick, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD 21701, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:17083-8. 2005
    ..Developing rabbit appendix provides a particularly good site for studying all three of these B cell maturation events...
  97. doi Independent predictors of acute appendicitis on CT with pathologic correlation
    Elizabeth P Ives
    Department of Radiology, 132 S 10th St, 10th Floor, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:996-1003. 2008
    ..To assess computed tomographic (CT) signs that have been described in published studies for the diagnosis of appendicitis to identify independent findings that predict appendicitis...
  98. ncbi Retroperitoneal perforation of the appendix presenting as right thigh abscess
    Nabil S El-Masry
    Department of Surgery, Charing Cross Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Int Surg 87:61-4. 2002
    A case of retroperitoneal perforation of the appendix presenting with a thigh abscess is described. The patient presented with pyrexia (38 degrees C) and abdominal and right thigh pain. There was tenderness in the right loin...
  99. pmc Irregular presence of abnormal prion protein in appendix in variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    S Joiner
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:597-8. 2002
  100. pmc Infectious complications following laparoscopic appendectomy
    Rohit Gupta
    Centre for the Advancement of Minimally Invasive Surgery CAMIS, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Can J Surg 49:397-400. 2006
    ..A meta-analysis of the literature suggests there is an increased rate of intra-abdominal abscess after laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) compared with open appendectomy (OA)...
  101. ncbi Management of appendiceal mass: controversial issues revisited
    Abdul Wahed N Meshikhes
    Department of Surgical Specialties, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam 34111, Saudi Arabia
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:767-75. 2008
    Although appendix mass occurs in 10% of patients with acute appendicitis, its surgical management is surrounded with controversy. This article reviews some of the controversial issues in the management of appendix mass.

Research Grants80

  1. UAB Clinical Research Training Program
    Larry Moreland; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Note: Biosketches for the following additional personnel are included in Appendix A in COMMITTEE MEMBER RANK, DEPARTMENT/DIVISION William J. Koopman, MD, Chair David B. Allison, PhD John F...
  2. Regional Biocontainment Laboratory
    Charles Bailey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Applicant-Provided Matching Funds (Form 424, item 15b) GMU has completed a Teaming Agreement with TRex Capital (Appendix 1) and received a Letter of Intent from TRex Capital (Appendix 2) which states that, should GMU be awarded $25 ..
  3. Use of Beta-Lapachone for Lung Cancer Chemotherapy
    David Boothman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..89 *Type density and size must conform to limits provided in Specific Instructions on page 10. Appendix (Five collated sets...
  4. Use of Beta-Lapachone for Lung Cancer Chemotherapy
    David Boothman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..89 *Type density and size must conform to limits provided in Specific Instructions on page 10. Appendix (Five collated sets...
  5. Small heat shock proteins in surgically-induced myocardial stunning
    Richard T Clements; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..studies, including modeling and quantifying CP-induced injury in isolated hearts and cells (See reference 1 - Appendix)...
  6. Role of the kallikrein-kinin system in diabetic retinopathy
    EDWARD FEENER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Nature Medicine 2007, Appendix 1)...
  7. Role of the kallikrein-kinin system in diabetic retinopathy
    Edward P Feener; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Nature Medicine 2007, Appendix 1)...
  8. Role of the kallikrein-kinin system in diabetic retinopathy
    EDWARD FEENER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Nature Medicine 2007, Appendix 1)...
  9. Statewide Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
    ERIC GRIMM; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..estimates that 22,000 children may be[unreadable] poisoned in the state (CDC 2003 Program Announcement 03007, Appendix III)...
  10. Genetics of Osteoporotic Fractures in Chinese
    Hong Wen Deng; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..institution, XJTU, to serve as additional support for the proposed collaborative project in this proposal (Appendix z)...
  11. Genetics of Osteoporotic Fractures in Chinese
    Hong Wen Deng; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..institution, XJTU, to serve as additional support for the proposed collaborative project in this proposal (Appendix z)...
  12. DEVELOPMENT & PLASTICITY OF DENDRITIC SPINE APPARATI
    Kristen Harris; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..are fixed at 4 minutes and 4 hours posttetanus by our new microwave-enhanced procedure (Jensen and Harris, 1989, appendix), 3 and 4) experimental slices that are tetanized in the presence of APV to block LTP and fixed at 4 minutes and ..
  13. The Role of gK in HSV-1 Induced Corneal Scarring
    Homayon Ghiasi; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our previous (Appendix 1) and preliminary results demonstrate an absence of CD8+ T cells in the cornea of mice infected with HSV-1...
  14. Treatment of acute stroke ethanol and caffeine
    James Grotta; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..See Preliminary Results and Appendix #7 for details. A number of questions remain. The mechanism(s) of action of this combination are unclear...
  15. IMPROVING ANIMAL RESOURCES FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH
    Sylvia Kondo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Check if Appendix (Five collatedsets. Nopage numbering necessary for Appendix...
  16. The Role of gK in HSV-1 Induced Corneal Scarring
    Homayon Ghiasi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our previous (Appendix 1) and preliminary results demonstrate an absence of CD8+ T cells in the cornea of mice infected with HSV-1...
  17. Ninth International Congress on Toxoplasmosis
    Boris Striepen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. is complicated by toxoplasmosis. T. gondii[unreadable] is also considered a potential bioterrorism threat (appendix B) due to its ability to cause[unreadable] waterborne outbreaks. Lastly, T...
  18. 15th International Workshop on Ataxia-Telangiectasia and ATM to be held in India
    Tej K Pandita; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..short visit to Delhi, we looked at several very acceptable sites with which each of you would be quite pleased (Appendix 1)"...
  19. 15th International Workshop on Ataxia-Telangiectasia and ATM to be held in India
    Tej K Pandita; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..short visit to Delhi, we looked at several very acceptable sites with which each of you would be quite pleased (Appendix 1)"...
  20. TB PREVALENCE AND TREATMENT USE AMONG DRUG USERS IN PR
    Rafaela Robles; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The proposed community sampling plan described in Appendix 2 establishes subject recruitment procedures that allow generalization to a larger population, and the ..
  21. Pilot Trial of PPARgamma Agonist to Accelerate Hematoma Resolution in Intracerebr
    Nicole R Gonzales; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Description from Appendix section: PURPOSE: Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is a type of stroke caused by bleeding into the brain due to a ..
  22. Membrane Sealing:Biopolymers for Tissue Electroporation
    Raphael Lee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..damage by electroporation is a significant cause of much of the skeletal muscle and nerve injury that results (Appendix II)...
  23. Membrane Sealing:Biopolymers for Tissue Electroporation
    Raphael Lee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..damage by electroporation is a significant cause of much of the skeletal muscle and nerve injury that results (Appendix II)...
  24. Membrane Sealing:Biopolymers for Tissue Electroporation
    Raphael Lee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..damage by electroporation is a significant cause of much of the skeletal muscle and nerve injury that results (Appendix II)...
  25. Membrane Sealing:Biopolymers for Tissue Electroporation
    Raphael Lee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..damage by electroporation is a significant cause of much of the skeletal muscle and nerve injury that results (Appendix II)...
  26. Membrane Sealing:Biopolymers for Tissue Electroporation
    Raphael Lee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..damage by electroporation is a significant cause of much of the skeletal muscle and nerve injury that results (Appendix II)...
  27. CONTROL OF CORNEAL ENDOTHELIUM DEVELOPMENT IN THE MOUSE
    Brigid Hogan; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..of anterior chamber formation, iris dystrophy, and abnormalities of the trabecular meshwork (Kidson et al, 1999, Appendix)...
  28. CONTROL OF CORNEAL ENDOTHELIUM DEVELOPMENT IN THE MOUSE
    Christopher Wright; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..of anterior chamber formation, iris dystrophy, and abnormalities of the trabecular meshwork (Kidson et al, 1999, Appendix)...
  29. CONTROL OF CORNEAL ENDOTHELIUM DEVELOPMENT IN THE MOUSE
    Brigid Hogan; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..of anterior chamber formation, iris dystrophy, and abnormalities of the trabecular meshwork (Kidson et al, 1999, Appendix)...
  30. Evolving Inproved Formate Dehydrogenases
    JAMES ROZZELL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..With the increased availability of various oxidoreductases (BioCatalytics, Inc. 2003 catalog, see appendix), and the work on existing processes using amino acid dehydrogenases and alcohol dehydrogenases to make non-..
  31. Evolving Inproved Formate Dehydrogenases
    JAMES ROZZELL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..With the increased availability of various oxidoreductases (BioCatalytics, Inc. 2003 catalog, see appendix), and the work on existing processes using amino acid dehydrogenases and alcohol dehydrogenases to make non-..
  32. IMMUNOREGULATION OF INTESTINAL GRANULOMAS
    Joel Weinstock; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..schistosomiasis, it is probable that inflammatory cells within the liver granulomas secrete neuropeptides (see appendix)...
  33. IMMUNOREGULATION OF INTESTINAL GRANULOMAS
    Joel Weinstock; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..schistosomiasis, it is probable that inflammatory cells within the liver granulomas secrete neuropeptides (see appendix)...
  34. NEUROPHARMACOLOGY OF ETHANOL REINFORCEMENT
    George F Koob; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..within the brain emotional systems normally used to maintain emotional homeostasis (Koob and Le Moal, 2005, 2008, Appendix) and produce compulsive drinking via negative reinforcement mechanisms...
  35. NEUROPHARMACOLOGY OF ETHANOL REINFORCEMENT
    George F Koob; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..within the brain emotional systems normally used to maintain emotional homeostasis (Koob and Le Moal, 2005, 2008, Appendix) and produce compulsive drinking via negative reinforcement mechanisms...
  36. IMMUNOREGULATION OF INTESTINAL GRANULOMAS
    Joel Weinstock; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..schistosomiasis, it is probable that inflammatory cells within the liver granulomas secrete neuropeptides (see appendix)...
  37. NEUROPHARMACOLOGY OF ETHANOL REINFORCEMENT
    George Koob; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..within the brain emotional systems normally used to maintain emotional homeostasis (Koob and Le Moal, 2005, 2008, Appendix) and produce compulsive drinking via negative reinforcement mechanisms...
  38. IMMUNOREGULATION OF INTESTINAL GRANULOMAS
    Joel Weinstock; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..schistosomiasis, it is probable that inflammatory cells within the liver granulomas secrete neuropeptides (see appendix)...
  39. Identification of early phase C. albicans biofilm proteins
    Mahmoud A Ghannoum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We have previously established an in vitro model of C. albicans denture biofilm (Publication 1, Appendix)...
  40. Identification of early phase C. albicans biofilm proteins
    Mahmoud Ghannoum; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We have previously established an in vitro model of C. albicans denture biofilm (Publication 1, Appendix)...
  41. Identification of early phase C. albicans biofilm proteins
    Mahmoud Ghannoum; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We have previously established an in vitro model of C. albicans denture biofilm (Publication 1, Appendix)...
  42. SHORT COURSE AND CERTIFICATE PROGRAM IN RESEARCH ETHICS
    SHARON DURFY; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..These participant evaluation tools can be found in the Appendix. 51/55 participants completed the pre course evaluation; 39/55 participants completed the post course evaluation...
  43. SHORT COURSE AND CERTIFICATE PROGRAM IN RESEARCH ETHICS
    Albert Jonsen; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..These participant evaluation tools can be found in the Appendix. 51/55 participants completed the pre course evaluation; 39/55 participants completed the post course evaluation...
  44. ATHEROGENICITY OF POSTPRANDIAL TRIGLYCRIDE-RICH LIPOPROTEINS (PPTGRLP)
    SANDRA GIANTURCO; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..reticuloendothelial cells: monocytes, macrophages, placenta, bone marrow, immune tissue (tonsil, lymph nodes, the appendix)...
  45. FAS AND BC1-2 AND GRANULOSA CELL APOPTOSIS
    Nicholas Cataldo; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..He has published five first-author papers, and another has been submitted (Appendix). Research plan...
  46. FAS AND BC1-2 AND GRANULOSA CELL APOPTOSIS
    Nicholas Cataldo; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..He has published five first-author papers, and another has been submitted (Appendix). Research plan...
  47. Internet-Based Smoking Cessation for OEF/OIF Veterans
    Patrick Calhoun; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Limited detail about nicotine replacement protocol is now provided as an Appendix. g. Data analysis plan: Very well written. Power now better addressed but Table 4 was missing. h...
  48. 2ND INTERNAT'L SYMPOSIUM OF VERTEBRATE SEX DETERMINATION
    Valentine Lance; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..There was an overwhelmingly positive response to holding a second meeting in three years (see appendix)...
  49. Domoic Acid and Neonatal Microglia Activation
    Alejandro Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our working hypothesis, which we have published ((58) and Appendix # 2), is that ".....
  50. EVALUATION OF IOMEPROL IN PATIENTS 65 YR OR OLDER W/ BODY CT SCAN
    G Gazelle; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The method of sample size determination for the study can be dfound in the Statistical Analysis plan (Appendix K). Only patients meeting the eligibility criteria for this protocol will b eadmitted to this study...
  51. Designing for Patient Safety: Developing methods to integrate patient safety conc
    Anjali Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Brief introductory language around a 'patient safety risk assessment'(PSRA) has been included in the appendix of the 2010 Guidelines for Design and Construction of Healthcare Facilities (a key information resource and ..
  52. Molecular and Cellular Basis of Oncogene Addiction
    Dean Felsher; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..inactivation, there are specific and sustained changes in gene expression [Wu et al, PLoS Genetics [1];and see Appendix, Shachaf et al, Cancer Research, 2008]...
  53. Regulation of Organized Intestinal Lymphoid Tissues by TRANCE/RANKL
    Ifor R Williams; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..While M cells were first described in the rabbit appendix over 30 years ago and are known to have a central role in uptake of particulate antigens in mucosal tissues while ..
  54. Regulation of Organized Intestinal Lymphoid Tissues by TRANCE/RANKL
    Ifor Williams; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..While M cells were first described in the rabbit appendix over 30 years ago and are known to have a central role in uptake of particulate antigens in mucosal tissues while ..
  55. DIAGNOSTIC CENTER
    M Lucia; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Blood chemistries will be carried out initially and annually for the duration of the trial (described in Appendix F of the protocol)...
  56. DIAGNOSTIC CENTER
    M Lucia; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Blood chemistries will be carried out initially and annually for the duration of the trial (described in Appendix F of the protocol)...
  57. DIAGNOSTIC CENTER
    Gary Miller; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Blood chemistries will be carried out initially and annually for the duration of the trial (described in Appendix F of the protocol)...
  58. Regulation of Organized Intestinal Lymphoid Tissues by TRANCE/RANKL
    Ifor R Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..While M cells were first described in the rabbit appendix over 30 years ago and are known to have a central role in uptake of particulate antigens in mucosal tissues while ..
  59. DIAGNOSTIC CENTER
    M Lucia; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Blood chemistries will be carried out initially and annually for the duration of the trial (described in Appendix F of the protocol)...
  60. DIAGNOSTIC CENTER
    Gary Miller; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Blood chemistries will be carried out initially and annually for the duration of the trial (described in Appendix F of the protocol)...
  61. DIAGNOSTIC CENTER
    M Lucia; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Blood chemistries will be carried out initially and annually for the duration of the trial (described in Appendix F of the protocol)...
  62. DIAGNOSTIC CENTER
    Gary Miller; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Blood chemistries will be carried out initially and annually for the duration of the trial (described in Appendix F of the protocol)...
  63. Innate & adaptive immunities in control of ocular HSV
    Homayon Ghiasi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..viral clearance, lower establishment of latency in trigeminal ganglia (TGs), higher IL-12, and higher IFN-gamma (Appendix 1)...
  64. PATHOGENIC CONVERSION OF ATTENUATED SIV VACCINES
    Earl Sawai; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..1999-Appendix) These findings indicate strong selection pressure to restore pathogenic potential in live attenuated primate ..
  65. PATHOGENIC CONVERSION OF ATTENUATED SIV VACCINES
    Earl Sawai; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..1999-Appendix) These findings indicate strong selection pressure to restore pathogenic potential in live attenuated primate ..
  66. AMINO ACID REGULATION OF GLUCOSE METABOLISM IN VIVO
    Paul Flakoll; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..This "detrimental" effect of amino acids on glucose metabolism contrast with the investigators previous studies (Appendix) showing a "beneficial" effect of amino acids on insulin's inhibition of proteolysis and stimulation of protein ..
  67. PATHOGENIC CONVERSION OF ATTENUATED SIV VACCINES
    Earl Sawai; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..1999-Appendix) These findings indicate strong selection pressure to restore pathogenic potential in live attenuated primate ..
  68. PATHOGENIC CONVERSION OF ATTENUATED SIV VACCINES
    Earl Sawai; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..1999-Appendix) These findings indicate strong selection pressure to restore pathogenic potential in live attenuated primate ..
  69. WORK AND BLOOD LEAD RELATIONSHIPS AMONG BRIDGE WORKERS
    S Hammond; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Vork et. al., submitted) (Appendix A)...
  70. Endogenous cannabinoid control of reward substrates
    Joseph Cheer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..2007b, Appendix A)...
  71. WORK AND BLOOD LEAD RELATIONSHIPS AMONG BRIDGE WORKERS
    S Hammond; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Vork et. al., submitted) (Appendix A)...
  72. Pathobiology of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors in diabetes
    Yashpal Kanwar; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..al., ref. # 18, appendix # 1)...
  73. MECHANISMS OF TGF BETA AUTOCRINE REGULATION OF GLIOMAS
    Mark Jennings; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..temporally associated with induction of the platelet derived growth factor -A (PDGF-A) and/or c- sis genes (1-3, APPENDIX A I-III)...
  74. Pathobiology of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors in diabetes
    Yashpal Kanwar; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..al., ref. # 18, appendix # 1)...
  75. Pathobiology of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors in diabetes
    Yashpal Kanwar; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..al., ref. # 18, appendix # 1)...
  76. Pathobiology of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors in diabetes
    Yashpal Kanwar; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..al., ref. # 18, appendix # 1)...
  77. Re-engineering Protocol Implementation and Development (RaPID)
    LARRY ARTHUR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The report reviewed the current timelines for development of Cooperative Group phase 3 trials (Appendix 1 slide 1). Based upon these data, the medium time to phase 3 protocol activation is currently 830 days...