Chronic appendicitis

What is Chronic appendicitis?

Fibrous adhesions, scarring, or deformity of the appendix following subsidence of acute appendicitis; fibrous obliteration of the distal lumen is not abnormal in older persons; term frequently used to refer to repeated mild attacks of acute appendicitis.

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Hi, i am 27 years old and i have been experiencing lower right abdominal pain for about half a year. The pain is constant and it becomes worse...

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Hello. There is such a thing as chronic appendicitis. This usually occurs when fecoliths (small rock-hard pieces of stool) get inside the appendix...

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I had a burst appendix while on a cruise. I was sent home and after the doctor took a ct scan, he said it appeared my appendix burst. This was...

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Firstly whats need to be considered is your present symptoms due to chronic appendicitis. If the symptoms are...

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I am XXXXXXX from chennai ,India. I am having pain in lower abdomen for past six months, doctors advised me to go for scanning to find out any...

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Hi XXXXXXX

You probably are suffering from chronic appendicitis/ ureteric stone/ PID, for which your doctor may have advised you ultraound abdomen...

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I am a 38 years old man, with a height of 5'9" and a weight of 80 kgs. On BP medication, Nasilam. I was taking regular alcohol. Recently,...

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Hi, From the last year or so, I have been often getting lower right abdominal pain of a sharp nature, whenever I take a deep breath or suck in my...

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Appendix appears prominent measuring 7.5mm in diameter with normal peri appendicular fat lines Impression: chronic appendicitis Minimal free fluid...

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Hello. I have had appendicitis three yrs ago. They did not operate because of waiting time and did it with antibiotics. I have had dull pain in...

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Hi I'm a 28 year old female who has had a hysto. I have had bouts of unexplained fever, urinary infections often and have been to several dr s. No...

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I desperatley need your help! I have had appendicitis 3 times in the last year, I had terrible pain again last night, but today its much better....

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Hello, I have pains near my appendix which have been on and off for over a year now... At first it was very bad and I woke up in the middle of the...

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