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Essential Appendages

Appendix: noun, plural appendixes, appendices


1.supplementary material at the end of a book, article, document, or other text, usually of an explanatory, statistical, or bibliographic nature. 306 more words


Perforated Appendicitis


CLINICAL DATA: A 45 year-old man with right lumbar and right hypochondriac pain with fever. Tenderness in the right hypochondriac pain. Blood profile showed elevated total white cell counts. 480 more words


Appendicitis – Symptoms, Causes and Home Remedies

The inflammation of the appendix is called Appendicitis. Its a 3 1/2-inch-long tube like tissue spreading from the big intestine. It is often distinguished as a medical emergency and in most severe cases it could be removed. 204 more words

Homemade Tips

How to convince a surgeon to accept a RIF pain referral

I just love gyane on call. A 43 year old woman is brought to A&E complaining of severe right iliac fossa pain for the past day. 514 more words

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I'm Back

I’m so sad that I haven’t written since I’ve been back from New York.

Despite imagining otherwise, life went back to being surprisingly normal. Now, I find myself fantasizing about my summer and all of the evenings after work trudging up St. 1,011 more words

On Monday morning my son woke up with stomach pains along with pains in his back.  He got to stay home from school and of course went to the Doctor. 502 more words

Getting Cut Open in Kyrgyzstan - аппендицит

Getting Cut Open in Kyrgyzstan – аппендицит.

Wow. Thanks Anna for sharing this on your blog and giving everyone a revealing look into what it’s like to go through a surgical procedure in Kyrgyzstan!

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