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my granddaughter had appendicitis and it burst she is 22

my granddaughter had appendicitis and it burst she is 22 months when should they do surgery, they said in 5 wks is that too long. she had swelling. it burst on 9/17/18 shes on oral antibiotics now. they didn't know it was appendicitis and it was too late and it burst.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018
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