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SIR 2 OPERTION stomach one of appendix so can i join gym

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Brief Answer:
You can join Gym.

Detailed Answer:
HI XXXXXXX

Thanks for posting your query.

History of Stomach and Appendix operation are not contraindications to join gym . You can surely join .

But do tell me what exact operation ( or for what purpose ) was done and when it was done ?

Looking...

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Can appendicitis disappear on its own ? or did my appendix burst as pain has reduced

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Answer given below

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for posting your query.
I am Dr.R.K and I am pleased to assist you.

If the appendix bursts, the symptoms will worsen and not improve.
Appendicitis can sometimes get better on its own.
In your case, it was not confirmed whether the pain...

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have pain in lower right side that seems like a muscle pulled type pain but woke up just now and pain is more than has been. going on for about a week. wondered about other things appendix?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Could be lumbar spondylosis / sacrilitis. Appendix unlikely.

Detailed Answer:
Hi I am Dr Gopal Goel , Orthopedic Surgeon.
I have read the details of your concern.
Appendix pain is unlikely to last for one week without increasing symptoms like fever , vomiting and severe intermittent...

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I recently had an appendectomy and went back to my regular eating habits. I weighed myself today and found out i lost 5 pounds. Is this normal?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Its normal after any operative procedure as body use its reserves in healng

Detailed Answer:
Hi.
Thanks for choosing this forum to answer query.

The appendix is a small, nonessential organ attached to the large intestine near its connection to the small intestine. When the appendix...

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Hi I had my appendix out and a burst csyt 4wks ago but I'm still getting pain in my groin area
I'm having a ultrasound next Monday
But over the weekend I had sex and both times had a small bleed is this normal It never happened before

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Bartholin cyst

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for the query.

I need a clarification here. Is it bursal cyst or Bartholin cyst?
Were you bleeding per vagina?
Which part the Ultrasound is being performed? Abdomen ?
If it is bartholin cyst it is normal bleed after sex.
Besides all cysts...

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Can appendix problems result in to extreme fatigue when walking feeling like fainting? Discomfort after eating food nausea anxiety light headed?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
no, these symptoms are not usually related to the appendix

Detailed Answer:
HI, thanks for using healthcare magic

The main possible problem that can occur with the appendix is an infection , appendicitis.
This would cause fever, loss of appetite, vomiting, severe abdominal pain....

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Yesterday I had a sudden painful swelling in my lower right front abdomen. It was a fairly large oblong and
was extra painful when lightly pressed. I thought I should go to a hospital emergency, so I went inside to get my list of medications to take along. When I sat down at my desk, The a severe pain occurred at the
swelling and continued while I sat. I found my list and got up to go. Amazingly the pain was gone and the
swelling had disappeared. I wasfree of pain the rtest of the day and night. Now the area where the problem occurred is somewhat tender with some pain.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
can be appendicular swelling.

Detailed Answer:
Hello, thanks for the query,

I've gone through your description,

Possibility is-
Appendicitis (also let me know in case you're operated earlier for any appendix related issue)-
A pain of this characteristic in the right iliac fossa is...

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have lower right abdemon pain

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
see next

Detailed Answer:
Hi and welcome to HealthcareMagic.

Firstly, if this pain is of sudden onset, or there is associated nausea, vomit, fever or progressive pain,you should see ER and get some lab tests (hemogram, amylase, lipase and LFT etc.) and ultrasound scan to rule out...

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My husband is still in pain could it be his appendix lower right abdomen I'm trying my best to convince him to go to the doctor . No luck however

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
If it's right lower abdomen then it can be appendix pain

Detailed Answer:
Hi! Welcome to health care magic! Thanks for sharing your concerns with us. We will try to help you in best way possible.

First of all, it is sad to know what your husband has been experiencing lately. Based...

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Appendix appears prominent measuring 7.5mm in diameter with normal peri appendicular fat lines
Impression: chronic appendicitis
Minimal free fluid in RIF
Doctor what's the report means give us your advise Is surgery compulsory

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Surgery is essential.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.

I have gone carefully through your query and understand your concerns. The report indicates that chronic appendicitis is present. It means a long standing infection or inflammation of the appendix. The...

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