recurrent appendicitis

(redirected from relapsing appendicitis)

re·cur·rent ap·pen·di·ci·tis

repeated episodes of right lower quadrant abdominal pain attributed to recurrence of inflammation of the appendix in a person who did not have an appendectomy for prior episodes.
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There are no typical findings or routine diagnostic modalities to diagnose chronic relapsing appendicitis.