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What belly aches need to go to the Emergency Department?

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Giving advice over the phone is always tricky. I can’t see your child, I can’t see the chart, and I can’t get a detailed history or any physical exam at all. 561 more words

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Rafa Roundup: Federer Feels A 'Special Connection' To Nadal


Rafael Nadal’s uncle and coach, Toni Nadal told the DPA news agency that the ATP world number three is undergoing stem cell treatment in an attempt to alleviate the back problems that have plagued him all season. 469 more words

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PHOTOS: Rafael Nadal leaves hospital after surgery

Rafael Nadal has been released from a Barcelona hospital, two days after undergoing surgery to remove his appendix.

‘Everything went well. It was simple, ordinary surgery,’ Rafa told reporters after walking out alone from the Quiron Teknon hospital. 67 more words

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VIDEO: Rafael Nadal plays golf before appendix surgery

Best wishes for tomorrow, Rafa. Have a speedy recovery!

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Child's Appendix More Likely to Rupture in Regions Short of Surgeons

FRIDAY, Oct. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Children and teens with poor access to general surgeons are at increased risk of suffering a ruptured appendix, and the risk is particularly high among young children, a new study finds. 355 more words

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