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Appendicitis is inflammation of the appendix and is a surgical emergency. Many cases of appendicitis require removal of the inflamed appendix by laparotomy or laparoscopy due to the high mortality associated with rupture of the appendix, which may lead to severe complications such as peritonitis and sepsis. 203 more words

Health And Wellness

PC: Acute pelvic pain




Give in to Good

Sometimes life gives us amazing opportunities in the form of hardship. My latest adventure brought me under the knife in an emergency appendectomy. My lesson this time was about the power of giving in and accepting the good that is around me. 252 more words


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VIDEO: An Interview with Rafael Nadal in Basel

Rafael Nadal talks about his expectations coming into the Swiss Indoors Basel, having recently suffered from appendicitis.

Video: ATP World Tour
Rafael Nadal

It's Good To Be Home

As has been mentioned in some comments recently the wife came down with abdominal pain 2 weeks ago yesterday. It was bad enough we went to the local emergency room at 4 in the morning. 359 more words