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Supposing your appendix was to burst - how long would you have to be in the hospital for?

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Dr. Ryan Phasouk
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In brief: Perforated

A perforated appendix can be managed both operatively and non-operatively, depending on the specific findings.
If surgery is undergone, generally a hospital stay can range from 5-7 days. A non-operative management may be a 3-5 day stay.

In brief: Perforated

A perforated appendix can be managed both operatively and non-operatively, depending on the specific findings.
If surgery is undergone, generally a hospital stay can range from 5-7 days. A non-operative management may be a 3-5 day stay.
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