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does appendicitis cause a bruise

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
See a doctor: the bruise is not related to appendicitis but might be related to the reason of pain you are having in that area. For your own peace of mind go and se ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Samuel (skip) Feinstein
Specializes in General Surgery
Almost: I try very hard to always "always" and "never." Yes I've seen painless appendicitis rarely but there are usually other clues. History of anorexia, con ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Nonspecific : These symptoms are not typical of any specific diagnosis. You'll need a proper evaluation t try to figure it out. Ok to start with your primary care p ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thys Geldenhuys
Specializes in General Practice
GP: If you suspect anything as serious as appendicitis you will have to let your GP examine, do tests and scans to confirm the diagnosis. It can also be o ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Rodrigues
37 years experience Family Medicine
Not suppose to!: See you doc for a second look and exam. I want this done asap! if lots of pain go to the er!
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Bacterial spread: Bacteria can enter the blood stream from an infected focus like appendicitis and progress upwards to the liver where an abscess can form.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lee Peter Bee
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Splenic hemangioma as the most common benign spleen condition. However, the condition can also be associated with other systemic condition such as: K ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Painful: Testicular torsion occurs when a testicle rotates, twisting the spermatic cord that brings blood to the scrotum. The reduced blood flow causes sudden ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Lydon
38 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: It can for sure, but this symptom is not conclusive for appendicitis. If the pain is not improving, you should see your doctor or go to an emergency r ... Read More
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A 97-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dimitrios Avgerinos
18 years experience Thoracic Surgery
AAA: ansolutely it can potentially be a life threatening disease. It can cause severe abdominal or back pain even if it doesn't rupture
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Not sure one can: pin the symptoms on ruptured ovarian cyst, but pregnancy will cause those symptoms. Check the pregnancy test. If negative, check it again in 1 week. ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shoaib Shafique
33 years experience Vascular Surgery
Outward pouching: From the wall of duodenum. It can lead to pain if it has food stuck in it causing infection bleeding or perforation. Seek help from a gastroenterolog ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Hamner
42 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Not usually: No, kidney pain is usually just below the ribs in the mid back and may travel down the flanks towards the bladder area.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Strong word "ALWAYS": Always ; never- 2 terms which should always be avoided and never be used in medicine. "pinched nerves" often cause painful, stinging, burning sensati ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Deeb
Dr. Al Deeb answered
49 years experience General Surgery
Not common: Hemorrhage from the needle biopsy can cause a clot to form under the surface capsule of the liver, it usually responds to expectant treatment without ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
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Yes It Can: Appendicitis can cause dull pain, typically starting around the umbilicus and then down to the right lower part of the abdomen. However, it does not a ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Could cause: Only mild pain but unlikely to cause burning.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
21 years experience Urology
Yes: Infx can go to kidney.
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Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If it is big: Enough it could press on a nerve, but may be something else so see your doc.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Radiating pain: An ovarian cyst that is about to ovulate, or rupture or if it is getting twisted (torsed) can cause pain to radiate anywhere including your vagina ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher John
44 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Not likley: Appendicitis can cause sepsis but not the other way around.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
It's possible: In adults: Vomiting and nausea are only present in 75% of patients with appendicitis. Fever is not always present.Loss of appetite (anorexia) is almos ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claude Parola
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Parasite: Parasites are organisms that live on or within another host to obtain nutrients, human can be infested with parasites such as worms, ticks etc... Cert ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Tsai
29 years experience Urology
Kidney cyst: It is very rare for a kidney cyst to rupture. The only cysts that can rupture of those who have large cysts from Adult Polycystic Kidney disease. Wh ... Read More
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