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I get severe pain on my lower abdomen. Is it due to appendicitis ?

I think I have appendicitis I get sever pain on my right lower abdomen but am so afraid of going under anascetic is there another way
Asked On : Fri, 4 Feb 2011
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Radiologist 's  Response
Hi edward!
there are many causes to right lower abdominal pain-Most common being acute appendicitis,even a ureteric stone can cause similar pain, also amebiasis,infected mesenteric adenitis also.Please get a ultrasound abdomen done to evaluate further.
Answered: Tue, 1 Mar 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Rajesh Lakhanpaul's  Response
In Appendicitis usually patient points with exact location with finger and pain is rarely diffused. It calls for surgery and should not be delayed as there are chances of rupture.
Answered: Fri, 4 Feb 2011
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