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Cancer of the Appendix - 2017

Recently, September 2017, I encountered a patient with cancer of the appendix. This is rare.   This is most likely my third case of cancer of the appendix in my more than 30 years of surgical practice. 140 more words


Mrs. Sally Morse

I went to visit a couple of old friends on Sunday, both of whom I’ve known since high school. One of them is dead.

At age fourteen, I went to boarding school outside of Boston. 808 more words


I have never be an inpatient before, so this is a new frightening experience for me, moreover because I have to undergo a surgery to remove the infected appendix. 578 more words


Return to world class cycling after appendix surgery

British cycling star Lizzie Deignan is taking part in a championship today in Norway today – four weeks after her training was disrupted by emergency surgery to remove her appendix. 687 more words



I was worrying on my health condition, Last week I feel a severe pain on my lower right abdomen (every time I walk) our appendix  628 more words

Through the Keyhole: One Week Post-op

Let me set the scene…

My relaxed Friday night took a turn for the worst, I mean I couldn’t even finish my second G&T! Things were getting serious, and it was becoming hard to ignore the excruciating abdominal cramps. 507 more words

The Time I "Thought" I Had Appendicitis.

I got back home after my NYSC(National Youth Service Corps) in the late 2015. Things were going on well until I started feeling excruciating pains on the right side of my tummy. 522 more words