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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?
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