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How long does an appendectomy take?

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In brief: Varies

Depends if it is open or laparoscopic surgery.
Usually surgery would be under an hour unless there is a lot of internal scarring or internal infection making surgery take longer.

In brief: Varies

Depends if it is open or laparoscopic surgery.
Usually surgery would be under an hour unless there is a lot of internal scarring or internal infection making surgery take longer.
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