The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Appendiceal Neoplasms

This is a clinical practice guideline for adults with appendiceal neoplasms, excluding GI stromal tumours, lymphomas, and neural proliferations. The guideline provides recommendations on the management of these patients. Specific topics discussed include colonoscopy, pre-operative assessment, appendectomy, biochemical testing, and post-operative surveillance. Outcomes of interest include recurrence rate of neoplasms and disease-free survival.