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What is Bacterial appendicitis?

What is Bacterial appendicitis?

  • Bacterial appendicitis: Appendicitis is inflammation of the inner lining of the vermiform appendix that spreads to its other parts. Appendicitis may occur for several reasons, such as an infection of the appendix, but the most important step is the obstruction of the appendiceal lumen.

Bacterial appendicitis: Introduction

Types of Bacterial appendicitis:

Broader types of Bacterial appendicitis:

How serious is Bacterial appendicitis?

Complications of Bacterial appendicitis: see complications of Bacterial appendicitis

What causes Bacterial appendicitis?

Causes of Bacterial appendicitis: see causes of Bacterial appendicitis

What are the symptoms of Bacterial appendicitis?

Symptoms of Bacterial appendicitis: see symptoms of Bacterial appendicitis

Complications of Bacterial appendicitis: see complications of Bacterial appendicitis

Onset of Bacterial appendicitis: Persons of any age may be affected, with highest incidence occurring during the second and third decades of life.

Can anyone else get Bacterial appendicitis?

More information: see contagiousness of Bacterial appendicitis
Inheritance: see inheritance of Bacterial appendicitis

Bacterial appendicitis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Bacterial appendicitis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Bacterial appendicitis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Bacterial appendicitis: General Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Bacterial appendicitis.
Treatments for Bacterial appendicitis: see treatments for Bacterial appendicitis

Name of Bacterial appendicitis

Main name of condition: Bacterial appendicitis


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