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Last time son had a CT and i was told he has an appendix stone, CT report says calcific debris, dr said it was nothing to worry about is that true?
Appendicolith: A stone in the appendix is caused an appendicolith and results from calcification of residue. These can sometimes block the opening of the appendix and cause appendicitis. Most commonly though these are just incidental findings and nothing to worry about if not associated with any inflammation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The appendix is a piece of tubing located at the bottom of the colon on the right lower part of the abdomen. It has no known function in modern humans, but was thought to possibly be a type of extra stomach back in our cavepeople days. Currently it's only purpose is to get infected ...Read more
Sharp pain I get rarely about once a year in my right lower part near my ovary, I did tests and it was neither appendix nor kidney stone.plz help me!
Pain in my rightside every day for past mnth Hosp gave me a CT &check for my appendix&kidney stone. Found nothing, still in pain help!?
Muscle pain?: Despite of your normal CT you may still have a kidney stone which is smaller than the CT cuts(3 mm),so even if that is the case you will pass it without problem if you keep yourself hydrated with at least 2L of liquids daily.Also muscle spasm/strain can be cause of your problem,try massages,heating pads,stretch exercises.Another cause maybe related to your ovaries,get pelvic Ultrasound for that! ...Read more
Lower right back/butt/frontal pain...worsening. Ruled out diverticulitis, pancreatitis, appendix, kidney stones. Have fatty hernia is stable. Help?
R/O IBS: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. IUC/CROHNS DZ/IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed .You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com The SX wax and wane. ...Read more
Antibiotics/ Surgery: Acute colitis is usually treated with antibiotics, probiotics, and hydration. If it gets really bad, it may require surgery. A fecolith (aka fecal stone) can be removed by having an appendectomy. This should be done if you are having any symptoms or since you are young, should be done because your lifetime risk of appendicitis is relatively high. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Appendix sxs: Appendicitis pan can start with mild pain around the belly button. The pain worsens over time. It can become sharp with loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting & possibly a fever. The pain usually moves toward the right lower quadrant of abdomen. Bouncing or jolting will often make the pain worse. Appendicitis can have varying presentations. If you have severe abdominal pain it is best to get to er. ...Read more
My CT shows stones in my appendix but no inflammation. I have been experiencing pain in my lra constantly for two weeks. Could stones be the cause?
Get it checked: Yes it could be and you should get it checked. ...Read more
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