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Four Dr's consulted say 50-75% chance husband has malig tumor on appendix 5x2cm. Poss PMP. Who is best for surgery? Gen surg, colorectal, or onc surg?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
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In brief: A

General surgeon will be sufficient with good technical skills and experience

In brief: A

General surgeon will be sufficient with good technical skills and experience
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
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In brief: Who does regularly

Both Gen Sur and Colorectal surgeons perform surgery routinely and well versed in treating appendicular masses , let him choose the one he feels comfortable with .
It is not a complex surgery , a low risk procedure Good Luck

In brief: Who does regularly

Both Gen Sur and Colorectal surgeons perform surgery routinely and well versed in treating appendicular masses , let him choose the one he feels comfortable with .
It is not a complex surgery , a low risk procedure Good Luck
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