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Appendicitis

Appendicitis, or inflammation of the appendix, is a medical emergency. Usually treatment involves surgical removal of the appendix.

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Can Antibiotics be an Effective Treatment for Uncomplicated Appendicitis in Children?
Highlights:
  • Appendicitis is an inflammation or blockage in the appendix region of the large intest.....
Antibiotics are an Effective Treatment for Appendicitis in Kids, Instead of Surgery
Appendicitis is a condition which causes the appendix - a small organ attached to the large intestine - to become inflamed due to a blockage or infect.....
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Operation Has Better Outcomes for Digestive Disorder
Highlights
  • Laparoscopic anti-reflux operations for gastroesophageal reflux disease can be use.....
Women With Appendix or Tonsils Removed Are More Fertile
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  • Study shows that women who have their appendix and tonsils removed at a young .....
Here’s Why Stabbing Stomach Pain May Not Always Be Appendicitis
A 15-year-old schoolgirl with severe stomach pain was mistaken to be suffering from appendicitis and had been admitted to the emergency room of the Ro.....


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