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An inflamed or infected appendix causes appendicitis. The appendix links to the small and large intestine. Appendicitis, is a severe ailment that requires immediate treatment. Appendicectomy is the surgical removal of an infected appendix.
Pain or tenderness in the abdomen.
Inability to pass gas
Loss of appetite
You might have to get a blood test to find out how many white blood cells you have. This would help the doctor look for signs of an infection or inflammation.
The appendix doctor may want you to do a urinalysis to make sure that a kidney stone or urinary tract infection is not causing you pain or discomfort.
Ultrasound images the abdomen and pelvis using sound waves. It helps the appendix doctor search for inflammation, abscess formation, and other appendix disorders.
Contrast-enhanced CT of the abdomen, or CECT abdomen, is a type of abdominal CT scan. This procedure involves taking images of the abdomen in a 3D manner.
It is a medical emergency to treat appendicitis. It's likely that the appendix will burst and lead to a serious infection that will kill the person. Reach out to the best surgeon for appendicitis to undergo treatment for the condition.
An open procedure can be used to remove the appendix:
Appendicectomy surgery is the removal of an infected appendix, either by open (traditional) method or by laparoscopic method. If the appendix bursts, a "drain (tube)" may be inserted to extract pus and other fluids. Your surgeon will remove the drain after the infection is gone.
My abdominal pain increased within a few days, and within a few hours, it became so high that I reached out for medical help. I consulted Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, and immediately the doctor diagnosed me with appendicitis and suggested that I undergo surgery. Thankfully the surgery was quite quick, and I was able to recover within a couple of days. Thank you so much, Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, for helping me come out of the pain.
I reached out to Sri Ramakrishna Hospital because I had severe abdomen pain. The doctor suggested surgery to avoid any complications. So I underwent surgery, and the procedure was smooth, and I could do it normally within a few days. I will always be grateful for Sri Ramakrishna Hospital.
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