what are some of the symptoms of appendicitis?

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Symptom appendicitis

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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.
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Fever Appendicitis Abdomen Infection Appendix Rupture

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RLQ ABD Pain

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THE "CLASSIC" PT: vague abdominal pain that 'moves' to the right lower abdomen over ~24hrs, becoming CONSTANT, PROGRESSIVELY WORSENING; decreased appetite, nausea, vomiting, fever. Studies have shown that only 50% of patients have classic symptoms, making the diagnosis somewhat challenging. CT scans have been very helpful for diagnosis in equivocal cases, but the radiation exposure is not trivial
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