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Digestive organs and metabolismAppendicitis

Appendicitis is the medical emergency condition where the appendix gets infected and inflamed and needs to be removed. It is an medical emergency because if the appendix burst inside the body, it may become poisonous, which can even be fatal. The indications of appendicitis include:

•    Colchi pain at the right side of the pelvic region radiating towards the center of the abdomen- 1° indicator. This pain gradually develops over 6 to 12 hours.
•    Abdominal cramp with pain (which gets worse with movement), swelling and tenderness
•    Abdominal wall become sensitive to very slight pressure (palpitation)
•    Constipation
•    Nausea and vomiting
•    Loss of appetite
•    Elevated temperature accompanied with chills and shaking
•    Painful urination

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