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What to do if I have acute appendicitis that is just making my life worse. Can it be treated with drug medications?
RLQ Pain: Long list including diverticulitis, crohn's disease, pelvic inflammatory disease, cholecystitis(gallbladder), ovarian cyst or twisted ovary, colon cancer, kidney stone, perforated ulcer, pancreatitis, bacterial infection and urinary tract infection to name a few. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Obstruction: If you have the diagnosis of chronic appendicitis you should have an appendectomy. The appendix has no function and can only lead to an acute issue. Acute appendicitis is caused by an obstruction usually secondary to a fecalith or an inflamed lymph node. Occasionally it can be infected secondary to a tumor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been having symptoms of chronic appendicitis, and i was wondering, what would make it acute appendicitis?
I might have chronic appendicitis. What are some do's and don'ts? I don't want it to turn into acute appendicitis.
Then get it out: The term chronic appendicitis , now rarely used , you have appendicitis or not , possible with out surgery, some may suffer for long time with out surgery, bursting is unlikely as adhesions will prevent. . If symptoms persists & ct shows removal is the best option. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After surgery pathology report came back. Said looked like partially treated acute appendicitis. Wat does that mean?
My brother is 40 years old and he has been diagnosed with Sub-acute appendicitis. Could you please help with best treatment?
Laproscopic appendec: If in doubt cut it out.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had an appendectomy and under final diagnosis it says acute appendicitis and periappendicitis. What is periappendicitis?
Had appendix removed. Pathology report said acute appendicitis. Wats this mean? Surgery went well.
My gallbladder removed-Lap surgery last year(1Year ago) followed by surgery -Acute Appendicitis within 6 months,
now planning to join GYM.Pl. advice.
Pain in lower right abdomen,had it past 7 months it comes and goes, like a bloating feeling and hurts when I touch it. Acute Appendicitis ruled out. ?
Appendicitis unlikel: Acute appendicitis doesn't last 7 months. Although, if there was a perforation that sealed, there is very remote possibility of abscess formation. For chronic symptoms like this in a young woman, we would consider a GYN cause first, such ovarian cyst or torsion, chronic infection of the tubes or uterus. See your primary MD; an utlrasound might be a safe first step in the diagnosis. ...Read more
Is there such a thing as acute appendicitis? What r symptoms? I have no fever, occasional nausea, no rebound pain, near constant pain r side, 2 days.
Yes acute appendicit: Pain, nausea, anorexia, fever, tenderness in right lower abdomen are the classic signs and symptoms. Retrocecal appendicitis may show little of these until late, often after rupture. You should get evaluated, by your primary, the er or a general surgeon with possible need for ct for persistent pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi,I had my laparoscopic appendicectomy after acute appendicitis with pelvic absces, today i have a frequent urination, is it normal? please
Recurrent Abscess?: Abscesses can redevelop if inadequately drained during the initial procedure. If an abscess develops adjacent to the bladder, patients will frequently complain of dysuria (pain with urination), frequency or urgency with urination. Follow up with your surgeon. They may want to obtain a repeat CT scan ...Read more
Had acute appendicitis w abscess, eventually surgery to remove appendix. Felt good, but 4 months after surgery have swollen pelvis/abdomen & achy why?
mom is suffering stomach pain when i did scanning report showing as sub-acute appendicitis it is curable without surgery or surgery needed ?
Can acute appendicitis last for a week? Abdominal CT normal but still worried. No blood was checked. No appetite. Low fever. Other causes?
I have bad stomach pain, and feel sick after eating the doctor said I could have acute appendicitis?!
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