Recent Examples of appendicitis from the Web
One specialist says some patients may already be suffering from mild appendicitis, which the colonoscopy aggravates.
The December 5 Dead and Company show, featuring three original members of the Grateful Dead plus blues guitarist John Mayer, was postponed when Mayer was hospitalized with appendicitis.
Yedra still copes with her own health challenges, including appendicitis and lingering complications that required a recent hospital stay.
The three shows were postponed due to Mayer's bout of appendicitis, but the guitarist appears to have bounced back from his health scare.
Think a scraped knee, a cut finger, a tooth abscess or a more serious medical problem like a urinary tract infection, appendicitis, etc.
Stomach pain could be food poisoning, an ectopic pregnancy, pelvic inflammatory disease, appendicitis, twisted ovarian tubes or something else entirely.
And so, when Mitch Mitchell, Jimi Hendrix’s drummer, was struck with acute appendicitis on Aug. 10, 1967, before an afternoon gig at the District’s Ambassador Theatre, someone would have to pick up the sticks.
Soria returned home to Arizona this weekend to be with his 7-year-old daughter Angela, who was suffering from appendicitis.
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Origin and Etymology of appendicitis
First Known Use: 1886See Words from the same year
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