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DRG Category: 394
Mean LOS: 4.1 days
Description MEDICAL: Other Digestive System Diagnoses With CC
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Mean LOS: 8.5 days
Description SURGICAL: Appendectomy With Complicated Principal Diagnosis With Major CC
DRG Category: 341
Mean LOS: 6.1 days
Description SURGICAL: Appendectomy Without Complicated Principal Diagnosis With Major CC
Nursing Type Primary: acute care
Nursing Type Secondary: not applicable
System Primary: gastrointestinal
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Sommers, Marilyn Sawyer.. "Appendicitis." Diseases and Disorders, 6th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2019. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73526/5/Appendicitis.
Sommers MS. Appendicitis. Diseases and Disorders. 6th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73526/5/Appendicitis. Accessed November 13, 2019.
Sommers, M. S. (2019). Appendicitis. In Diseases and Disorders. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73526/5/Appendicitis
Sommers MS. Appendicitis [Internet]. In: Diseases and Disorders. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. [cited 2019 November 13]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73526/5/Appendicitis.
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