How many of you are using US for initial imaging for suspected appendicitis
in kids? If you use US, are you at an academic or community hospital.
Because US is more proficiency dependent, I am tending to use CT. I suspect
that there is more proficiency US for appendicitis at academic centers. I
personally have never actually had a patient with an US that is positive for
appendicitis, but anecdotally a handful with negative/equivocal US and
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