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How do I know if I need to get an appendectomy?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics
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In brief: Appendectomy

First of all, your symptoms have to be diagnosed as appendicitis; classic signs and symptoms can indicate the diagnosis by physical examination.
When your symptoms are not clear-cut, a ct scan of your abdomen will help make the diagnosis.

In brief: Appendectomy

First of all, your symptoms have to be diagnosed as appendicitis; classic signs and symptoms can indicate the diagnosis by physical examination.
When your symptoms are not clear-cut, a ct scan of your abdomen will help make the diagnosis.
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