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WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 1934

Lily was absent all day today. I went to Westminster with Mary after school and we stopped in to see her. Mary had .05 and I had .01 for candy. Oscar was up.

1930s

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 1934

Lily had an attack of appendicitis  at 2A.8 and went to the hospital. She went this morning, but was absent this afternoon. Came home after school and read “The Plucky Allens.”

1930s

Scoring and risk stratification (part 5)

The Alvarado score is a popular score used in emergency medicine to determine the likelihood of an appendicitis. This score is a high sensitivity for appenciditis and is therefore best for ruling it out (sensitivity of a score of 5 is 99% and specificity of a score of 7 is 81%). 279 more words

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Abdominal Pain? It Could Be Appendicitis

Abdominal Pain? It Could Be Appendicitis

Appendicitis occurs when fecal material or other debris becomes stuck inside the appendix. The result is an inflamed and swollen appendix which causes abdominal pain. 399 more words

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 1933

After school Katie Goldberg and I walked to Grand Blvd. She had a finger wave and I had a marcel (punk).

I got home at 6. 14 more words

1930s

Appendectomy at 11 Weeks Pregnant

I didn’t expect to be ringing in the new year in a significant amount of pain, but here I am, and things could be worse. … 1,819 more words

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