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what is rumbled appendix?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Ruptured?: Not only inflamed, but burst. A big deal. Pus and poop spread into abdomen and pelvis, perhaps with local pus pocket (abscess). Generally sicker patient, bigger surgery.
Answered on Apr 16, 2014
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