A 39-year-old female asked:
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Right side pain, scared its appendicitis?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
No Need: to get scared , speak to your doctor for instructions or go to ER they will examine you , do tests , if it is not appendicitis send you home.
Answered on Jan 6, 2015

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