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Cyst On Appendix
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
Needs exam: You need to be seen by your physician to diagnose etiology of discomfort. ...Read more
Pain/tenderness in RLQ that last 4-5 days and doesn't get severe more likely to be ovarian cyst or appendix? Worse when I eat too much chocolate.
Having pain in lower right ab, nause, barely eating, pain in right side back. Ultrasound done- no cyst but appendix aread looked inflamed. Dr sent me to ER but CT scan normal and bloodwork normal but had a little blood in urine. On antibiotics for 3 days
Follow up for help : Hi. I answered your questions last week. My comments are no longer visible, but i hope that you received the answers of many of us doctors at healthtap. It appears that most said the same thing: 1. It is appropriate to call the original doctor if the condition does not improve or worsens, 2. Going back to an er is a consideration in case of emergency, 3. Following instructions is important @drpam. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My friend is having her appendix removed cause shd had cysts on her appendix. Will she be in pain when she wakes up?
Minimal: If they do it laproscopically. Easily controlled with oral pain meds ...Read more
18 days ago, a cyst ruptured on my right ovary. I was bleeding internally so the doctors removed the cyst and my appendix. How soon can I have sex?
Usually 2 wks: Always ask dr who did your surgery, as there may be extenuating circumstances which would cause them to give a different answer. Also, with protection, if needed. ...Read more
I had keyhole surgery 5 days ago for a burst ovarian cyst & appendix were taking out too Should I b having body shakes, headaches & nausa 5 days later
Feeling sore & nausea 5 days after keyhole surgery for ovarian cyst & appendix removed Am brusing a lot around site Is this normal?
Lap surgery right ovary removed (14cm cyst). Appendix too. Endometriosis on left ovary and uterus too. Normal to have pain after 6 weeks on left side?
I had an ovarian cyst and my appendix removed at the same time. I now get stomach pains and diarrhea after i eat. Is this cause from my surgery?
After surgery for an ovarian cyst and a removed appendix can I smoke weed? I am on Ibprophon 600mg. And just finished the oxycondones. pain hurts wors
Contact your surgeon: Do not recommend self medication after surgery ...Read more
I have a 3.3 x 2.3 x 2.4 CM cyst on the tip of my appendix. Surgery is scheduled this week. Is there any chance that this is not cancer?
I had a severe sharp pain in my abdominal. And it went to my left side. they told me it was probaly my appendix or I had a irrupted cyst?
Doc said my appendix need to be rmove cz it's swollen due to a cyst pressing it. But i ask to dlay fr 2wks cz i hv big exam going on. Is it dangerous?
Had lower right pelvic pin for over a week. Dr thinks cyst in ovaries. Would I have known by now if it was appendix as that's my fear. ?
Sign of appendicitis: Dull pain near the navel or the upper or lower abdomen that becomes sharp as it moves to the lower right abdomen; this is usually the first sign, but it only occurs in half of appendicitis cases. Loss of appetite Nausea or vomiting soon after abdominal pain begins Abdominal swelling Temperature of 99 to 102 degrees Fahrenheit Constipation or diarrhea with gas Inability to pass gas ...Read more
Should I still have a hard time walking, and getting up after 5 days of having my appendix removed and ovarian cyst surgery?
Depends: You did not say if your operation was laparoscopic or not - that would make a difference. Either way, you will be sore afterward for a while, but by day 5 - I would expect you to be feeling/doing better and able to get up some. If you think this is a problem, call your surgeon and get in to be checked out to make sure nothing else going on. Be well. ...Read more
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