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Acute appendicitis secondary to hypertriglyceridemia induced acute pancreatitis: A case report
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  • dhruba kadel,
  • sabin chaulagain,
  • bikash thapa,
  • angela basnet,
  • Shashinda Bhuju
dhruba kadel
Scheer Memorial Adventist Hospital
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sabin chaulagain
Scheer Memorial Adventist Hospital
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bikash thapa
National Academy of Medical Sciences, National Trauma Center
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angela basnet
Scheer Memorial Adventist Hospital
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Shashinda Bhuju
Scheer Memorial Adventist Hospital
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Abstract

The colonic involvement in acute pancreatitis is quite rare and most commonly occurs in the adjacent colonic part including transverse and splenic flexure colon. This case showed that extrinsic, secondary acute appendicitis could be as a complication of acute pancreatitis.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

15 Feb 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
16 Feb 2021Assigned to Editor
16 Feb 2021Submission Checks Completed
01 Mar 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
22 Mar 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending