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Acute Appendicitis

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Acute appendicitis in a 12-year-old boy. (a) Gross specimen of a necrotic appendix with fibrinopurulent exudate. (b) Histologic section showing transmural inflammation with dense neutrophilic infiltrates in the muscularis propria(blue arrow) and submucosa(red arrow). (c) Acute mucosal inflammation with mucosal sloughing (red arrow); lymphoid follicle(yellow arrow)

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