Appendix Surgery

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Appendix Surgery

The appendix is a small tube-like organ that lies in the lower right-hand side of the abdomen, connected to the large intestine or colon where faeces is formed. While its function is largely not known, it may cause appendicitis which begins as a pain in the abdomen only to become sharp and persistent over time. The condition calls for an emergency visit to the hospital and requires surgery for the removal of appendix from the body promptly and safely. If the inflamed organ perforates, it may cause severe infection within the abdomen and even throw a life at risk.

Although it’s unclear why we have an appendix, but removing it doesn’t harm the body and you can live without acquiring any health issues after getting appendix surgery done.

Causes of Appendix Inflammation:

The known causes of appendicitis is the blockage of appendix that may occur due to some food residue, stool contents, intestinal worms or trauma. Contents may get trapped in the appendix....
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American Hospital Professional Physicians

American Hospital Panel of Doctors

Our Physicians are all American Board Certified or of equivalent, supported by western trained Perfusionist, Nurses and support staff.

Ali Al Dameh

Consultant
Surgical Oncology, Thoracic Surgery, General Surgery, Weight Loss Surgery,

Arabic, English

Imran Ul Haq

Consultant
General Surgery
, Bariatric / Weight Loss Surgery
, Surgical Oncology
, Gastric Balloon
, Gastric Sleeve
, Gastric Band
, Gastric Bypass
, Appendix Surgery
, Hernia Treatment
, Gallbladder Removal
, Robotic Surgeries

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