Endometriosis of the duplex appendix: A case report and review of the literature
Ming-Yuan Zhu, Fa-Ming Fei, Jing Chen, Zhong-Cheng Zhou, Bin Wu, Yi-Yu Shen, Department of General Surgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Jiaxing University, Jiaxing 314000, Zhejiang Province, China
Author contributions: Zhu MY and Shen YY designed the study; Zhu MY and Fei FM collected the patient’s clinical data; Chen J and Zhou ZC analyzed the data; Zhu MY wrote the manuscript; Wu B revised the manuscript; and all authors read and approved the final manuscript.
Supported by Department of Science and Technology of Jiaxing, No. 2017AY33037.
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Corresponding author: Yi-Yu Shen, MD, Chief Doctor, Department of General Surgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Jiaxing University, 1518 Huancheng North Road, Jiaxing 314000, Zhejiang Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: April 17, 2019
Peer-review started: April 18, 2019
First decision: June 12, 2019
Revised: June 18, 2019
Accepted: June 26, 2019
Article in press: June 26, 2019
Published online: August 6, 2019