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Appendicitis Pain – Lincoln Surgical Associates – Shiloh, IL

Appendicitis Pain – Lincoln Surgical Associates – Shiloh, IL

Lincoln Surgical Associates Dr. D. Scott Crouch, emergency and general surgeon, discusses appendicitis. What is the function of the appendix? Generally, the appendix has function. It doesn’t have function that’s not duplicated elsewhere in the body so it can be removed safely, and we don’t need an appendix. The appendix