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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
POSSIBLY: Appendicitis usually presents as a vague pain around the navel and mid-abdomen, which then progresses to right lower quadrant over 12 to 24 hours. So ... Read More

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Avi Belizon
8 years experience General Surgery
Hernia: Among the many things that can cause abdominal pain i would consider the possibility that you have an umbilical hernia. That would be a common cause o ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Laxative: Inflammation from appendicitis and narcotics for pain will lead to bowel slowing. Minimize narcotics, use Miralax (polyethylene glycol) daily, adequat ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Could b hernia: Focal area of recurring, intermittent pain could be a hernia. The location is junction of the lateral rectus sheath and obliques, which is where spega ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
No: Chronic constipation is not known to cause appendicitis.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Appendicitis : Appendicitis is the inflammation of the appendix - a small, finger-like protrusion from the colon. It is considered a surgical emergency. The symptoms ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
NO: Dark green indicates rapid passage of succus entericus through the colon, probably due to pre op irritation
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
55 years experience Plastic Surgery
See your surgeon: You should see your surgeon who did the surgery (if not available - see any surgeon)
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A male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Abcess appendix: Sorry to hear about your little gut. While his immediate recovery may take a bit longer because of rupture, there is usually not much else long term t ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Diverticulitis: You are so young for diverticulitis. You better rest those bowels for a few days and flush them out and then change your eating habits or you will hav ... Read More

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