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bursting appendix hurt

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Often reduces pain: A lot of times pain from the appendix actually becomes less immediately after perforation. Then symptoms increase if progresses to peritonitis.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Often reduces pain: A lot of times pain from the appendix actually becomes less immediately after perforation. Then symptoms increase if progresses to peritonitis.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
See a doctor : Do You have fever? You might have inflammation of membrane around your lung post surgery. please see a doctor ASAP.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Appendix: Severe right lower abdominal pain.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
17 years experience Family Medicine
Bursting: An appendix will perforate or "burst" as a result of increasing inflammation and tissue necrosis of the intact appendix. The combination leads to an ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Delay in diagnosis: Appendicitis is medical emergency that requires prompt surgery to remove the appendix. Left untreated, an inflamed appendix will eventually burst, or ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
That is possible: - especially if it goes untreated.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alessandra Bertolucci
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Very variable: It is a very varibale time, at time has a fulminant course and other time there is a lingering pain for long time. The time is not a good predictable ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
17 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: The course of a perforated appendix is variable and can range from the most severe and even deadly, to a relatively benign course that requires nothin ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Severe pain: Sometimes the pain from an inflamed appendix can start around your naval. The pain usually worsens over time and moves to mcburney's point which is in ... Read More
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