Tag: What is Appendicitis?

Nov 2016
What is Appendicitis? By Joseph Bennington-Castro

Appendicitis can be a life-threatening condition that requires immediate medical care. Appendicitis is a very painful medical conditions in which the appendix becomes inflamed and filled with pus, a fluid made up of dead cells that often results from an infection. The appendix is a small finger-shaped pouch attached to your large intestine on the lower right side of your abdomen. It’s not entirely clear what role the appendix play in the body, but some research suggests that it isn’t the useless organ it was once thought to be. Though people can......

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