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13 Feb 2004

Appendix ???
What is the symtoms of an infected appendix? I am not sure and everyone has different beliefs.
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CyberDoc
CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Blom, the most important symptoms and signs are the following:
Symptoms:
• Colicky pain that starts around the navel and then moves to the right lower abdomen.
• Loss of appetite.
• Nausea and vomiting.
• Change in bowel habit.
Signs:
• Fever.
• Increased pulse rate.
• Coughing causes pain in the lower abdomen.
• It’s tender when you press on the right lower abdomen and the pain becomes worse when you remove your hand (rebound sign).
If you have any doubts, the best would be to see your doctor. Good luck.
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