Appendicitis is one of the most common surgical problems. One out of every 2,000 people has an appendectomy sometime during their lifetime. Treatment requires an operation to remove the infected appendix. In laparoscopic procedure for removal of the appendix, appendectomies, surgeons operate through 3 small incisions which are arpond 5mm in size, while watching an enlarged image on a high definition monitor.
Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix, it usually causes pain in your lower right abdomen. However, in most of the people, pain begins around the navel and then moves. As inflammation starts, appendicitis pain typically increases and eventually becomes severe.Standard treatment is surgical removal of the appendix called Appendectomy.
Appendectomy means removal of appendix. It is done for:
The appendix is a long narrow tube about few inches in length that attaches to the first part of the colon which is also known as cecum.It is usually located in the lower quadrant of the abdominal cavity. Its functions, however, is not identified yet. It is still considered a vestigial organ.
The cause of Appendix is unknown. Inflammation (swelling and irritation) or infection in your appendix is caused by anything. Among the possible causes are:
Appendix is characterized by severe abdominal pain in the lower right abdomen, which is where your appendix is situated. Symptoms often appear out of nowhere and worsen with time. They are as follows:
You’ll be asked to describe your symptoms and receive a physical examination. A blood test to check for infection may be ordered by your appendix specialist in Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad. You may also be subjected to an imaging scan. Any of the following tests may reveal symptoms of obstruction, inflammation, or organ rupture:
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) produces comprehensive pictures of abdominal organs using radio waves and magnets.
Computed tomography (CT) Scan images depict cross-sections of the human body. They make use of X-rays as well as computer technologies.
High-frequency sound waves are used in abdominal ultrasonography to produce pictures of organs.
A sick appendix might explode if it isn’t addressed. An infection caused by a ruptured appendix can lead to serious disease and even death. The following are some of the complications:
The majority of persons who have appendicitis require an appendectomy. It is used to remove an appendix that has become infected. Surgery avoids the rupture of the appendix and the spread of infection if it hasn’t already ruptured. Antibiotics are given intravenously (IV) to prevent infection before surgery. Antibiotics alone can help some mild instances of appendicitis. If surgery is required, your appendix specialist in Pune will keep a tight eye on you.
When the appendix ruptures, surgery is the only option to get rid of the infection. Most appendectomies are performed laparoscopically if surgery is required. Laparoscopic treatments are performed through tiny incisions using a scope. This minimally invasive procedure allows you to recuperate more quickly and with less discomfort. If your appendix ruptures, you may need significant abdominal surgery (laparotomy).
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