Tag: appendicitis (disease or medical condition)

How An Appendecitis Would Have Been Missed

How An Appendecitis Would Have Been Missed

So we’re doing a lung scan and looking at the anterior views and the axillary views it looked perfectly normal. And the thought process was you know this kid is fine, there’s nothing there. But, it was important just to complete the examination because when we looked posterior that’s where

Waterstone Appendicitis

Waterstone Appendicitis

During my last week of boot training, you’re always on mess duty. And I was sweeping cutlery off thee communal tables and I went to pick it up and I got this terrible pain in my stomach. It was so sharp it actually threw me to the ground. I had

A Non-Surgical Option for Appendicitis

A Non-Surgical Option for Appendicitis

For well over 100 years, most appendicitis patients were treated with surgery. Now there may be a second option for some patients. I’m Shelby Cullinan with your latest health news. The appendix is a small tube connected to the large intestine. Appendicitis occurs when the appendix becomes inflamed. If untreated,

Antibiotics May Be Enough for Appendicitis

Antibiotics May Be Enough for Appendicitis

Surgery has long been the ‘gold standard’ in appendicitis treatment. But a new discovery could change that. I’m Gabe Garza with your latest health news. A new study from Nationwide Children’s Hospital found that antibiotics alone may be a safe and effective alternative to surgery for kids with uncomplicated acute

Stomach and Abdominal Pain – Dr Wilie Ong Health Blog #39

Stomach and Abdominal Pain – Dr Wilie Ong Health Blog #39

In this video, I will talk about Abdominal Pain or Stomach Pain If you have any pain or vague discomfort in the abdomen, this could mean an abdominal problem. It is not that easy to find the cause of the pain, but I will give you a guide. First we

Kendall Regional Medical Center – Appendicitis

Kendall Regional Medical Center – Appendicitis

– Well, appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix that could go on to perforate, to rupture. And if it ruptures, it can make you very ill because then there’s spillage of fecal content within the belly, and that can create a lot of problem. So the first thing is