Rumbling appendix symptoms - Doctor answers

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Symptoms of appendix?

Symptoms of appendix?

Common symptoms: Dscomfort around the belly button, usually moves to the right side of the abdomen over several hours.
IWorsens with sneezing, coughing, and deep breathing
Pain may increase with movement, loss of appetite,
nausea, vomiting, swelling of the abdomen, abdomen feels hard, onstipation, mild diarrhea, slight fever. ...Read more

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Appendix (Definition)

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


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What are the symptoms of an appendix attack?

Symptoms: Sometimes the pain from an inflamed appendix can start around your naval. The pain usually worsens over time and moves to mcburney's point which is in the right lower quadrant of your abdomen. Usually the area is tender when touched or when pressure is released. Things which are jolting like walking or coughing can increase the pain. See below. ...Read more

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Where is your appendix and how do know the symptom?

Where is your appendix and how do know the symptom?

Right lower abdomen: Appendix is on right side of lower abdomen.
pain is severe enough to seek care asap. Rarely symptoms are atypical and the diagnosis can be missed and delayed. ...Read more

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On the left side I had pain it went but I'm worried could it be my appendix? I don't have any other symptoms

Appendix on right: Appendix is in the right iliac fossa. If the pain is on the left side, it is unlikely to be appendicitis.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Can you work in a manual handling warehouse with rumbling appendix?

Warehouse: This really depends on whether you are having pain or not. If there is no pain then yes. Working in warehouse does not make the situation worse. ...Read more

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For how long is an appendix typically sick before symptoms of appendicitis?

For how long is an appendix typically sick before symptoms of appendicitis?

12 hour/appendicitis: Appendicitis starts, progresses, with pain in lower right abdomen, fever and signs of infection. By 12 to 24 hours patients know something is wrong and get in to a health care facility. Surgeons remove the bad appendix, hopefully before it ruptures. Surgically cured! Recovery is about a week. Usually one or two days in hospital. Often performed laprascopically. ...Read more

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Can your appendix taking out if you don't have any appendix pain or symptoms?

Can your appendix taking out if you don't have any appendix pain or symptoms?

Interesting question: I once removed an appendix on a patient who was going to sail around the world for two years, a healthy young male. His reasoning was that the only thing that can go wrong, aside from accidental injuries, is acute appendiciits, and he did not want to get sick in a strange uncivilized location. ...Read more

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Can you get your appendix taken out if you don't have any appendix pain or symptoms?

Can you get your appendix taken out if you don't have any appendix pain or symptoms?

Why Would U Want To?: While the risks of surgery are very low, we never operate unless there is a sound clinical reason. Why would you want this? ...Read more

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I have symptoms of minor appendicitis. Would it be safe to put a hot towel against my appendix?

I have symptoms of minor appendicitis. Would it be safe to put a hot towel against my appendix?

Yes: Appendicitis is an emergency. It would need to be removed right away to prevent the infection from spreading - symptoms start at abdominal pain, nausea and fever that gradually worsen over time. You may not be able to pass gas or have bowel movement because your intestines respond to the inflammation by shutting down. If you are having these symptoms, you need to consult at the er immediately. ...Read more

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What to do if I don't know how to say it, but what are symptoms that your appendix might burst?

What to do if I don't know how to say it, but what are symptoms that your appendix might burst?

Appendix: Appendicitis 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

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I have minor pain near my appendix but no other symptoms of appendicitis. What could I have? Besides appendicitis?

I have minor pain near my appendix but no other symptoms of appendicitis. What could I have? Besides appendicitis?

A host of things: Crohns disease, yersinea infection of the stool or adnexal problems (tude and ovary-thewe are some who believe in chronic appendicitis, a laparoscopy is indicated. ...Read more

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Just asking because appendix is one of those things that I'm scared of, I have no symptoms but is it pain on the right side?

Just asking because appendix is one of those things that I'm scared of, I have no symptoms but is it pain on the right side?

Yes...: Pain typically starts around belly button, nausea, maybe vomiting, diarrhea or constipation. Pain heads to right lower quadrant of abdomen usually, often with worse symptoms, and fever. Other things can cause pain on right side as well. ...Read more

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I have no appendicitis symptoms except it does hurt when I press on or near my appendix its not excruciating I've had this pain for 24 hours now?

I have no appendicitis symptoms except it does hurt when I press on or near my appendix its not excruciating I've had this pain for 24 hours now?

Appendicitis?: If you have right lower quadrant pain which is worse when pressing on it, it could be appendicitis. Appendicitis doesn't always present classically, and pain thresholds among people vary greatly. A ruptured appendix can become life-threatening. If you have RLQ pain & tenderness you should seek contact your on-call physician or seek immediate medical attention. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a ruptured appendix?

Severe pain: Pain that is no longer just in the right lower abdomen but that now spreads across the whole abdomen. Extremely sensitive to touch, coughing, bumps in the road. Fevers, racing heartbeat, shortness of breath weakness. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a ruptured appendix?

What are the symptoms of a ruptured appendix?

Pain and fever: Appendicitis and a ruptured appendicitis can present in many ways. There might be a localized pain if there is an abscess or a generalized abdominal severe pain. The fever is very often present. ...Read more

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What's the difference symptom wise between appendicitis and burst appendix?

Very similar.: Ruptured appendix starts off as appendicitis. Perforation also known as a rupture occurs when it's allowed to progress to end-state and hasn't been treated prior to that time. Patients with perforation may present with higher grade fevers and signs of sepsis, but this is not necessarily the case for every patient. It is hard to differentiate the two based on symptoms and physical examination ...Read more

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After starting symptoms of appendicitis, how long till the appendix ruptures?

Unpredictable: It is compelling reason to see a physician for sudden abdominal pain, early diagnosis is difficult in very young and old, in spite of better diagnostic tools. ...Read more