Appendectomy Sentence Examples
We have someone who has just had to have an emergency appendectomy.
There is a difference between performing an appendectomy and having your appendix out.
Four years later, he was not considered a medal contender, having undergone an appendectomy just 40 days before the race in Tokyo.
The discussion ends with a quote " Laparoscopic appendectomy is an excellent operation, but we don't need it.
One of my graduate students, a nurse, was examining a patient who had come in for a routine appendectomy.Advertisement
Appendicitis is treated by immediate surgery to remove the appendix, called an appendectomy.
In female teen patients, laparascopy has the added benefit of being able to diagnose and treat gynecologic conditions and ectopic pregnancy during the appendectomy if the appendix is found to be normal.
Appendicitis is usually treated successfully by appendectomy, and unless there are complications, children should recover without further problems.
In 1736, Claudius Aymand performed the first successful appendectomy on an eleven-year-old boy.
Appendectomy is the most common emergency surgery performed by pediatric surgeons.Advertisement
In an open appendectomy, the appendix is removed through a standard abdominal incision.
In laparoscopic appendectomy, surgeons insert a small scope through tiny abdominal incisions to remove the appendix.