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Early signs of appendicitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   How do you know if you really have appendicitis
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You will have stomach pain as the main complaint
Doctor :   abdominal pain I mean
Doctor :   on the right lower quadrant
User :   ok
User :   will it be consistent or on and off
Doctor :   That is subjective and varies
User :   ok,
Doctor :   Usually it shall be intermittent in the initial stages
User :   ok
User :   mine is in the right side now, but i dont know if i should go get checked
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I shall be able to help you in that
Doctor :   But before proceeding I shall need a few more details from you
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please give your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Height, Weight
User :   19 female, XXX 127, 5'5
User :   XXX
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when are you having this pain?
User :   around yesterday
User :   its sometimes just sharp pains and on and off, maybe some discomfort
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