Appendix removal associated with development of Parkinson’s disease

Appendix removal associated with development of Parkinson’s disease
Patients who had their appendix removed were more likely to develop Parkinson's disease than those whose appendix remained in place, according to the largest study to address the relationship between the two conditions. The retrospective study involving more than 62 million patient records from 26 health systems will be presented at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2019. ... read more
Source: Medical XpressPublished on 2019-05-09