Acute Appendicitis

Acute appendicitis is an infection of the appendix, which is a small appendage inside the digestive system. The main symptom of appendicitis is abdominal pain. The pain may start at the navel (belly button) and then later move to the ... More »

Complications : Acute Appendicitis

The main complications of acute appendicitis can include:

  • Ruptured appendix
  • Peritonitis. This results from the rupturing of the appendix, and
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