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Can you calculate the likelihood of getting appendicitis?
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In brief: Not really
There are population data but not for a single individual.

In brief: Not really
There are population data but not for a single individual.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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Dr. Barry Rosen
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In brief: 1:12
Approximately 1:12 people in the US will develop appendicitis in their lifetime.
This occurs prior to age 30 in 2/3 of all people but is not unheard of in the very young or old. It is slightly more common in men than women.

In brief: 1:12
Approximately 1:12 people in the US will develop appendicitis in their lifetime.
This occurs prior to age 30 in 2/3 of all people but is not unheard of in the very young or old. It is slightly more common in men than women.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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