What happens in an Open Appendectomy Procedure?

February 8, 2018

Surgical Removal of Appendix By the anatomy of the anterior abdominal wall, the following three distinct incisions when implementing an open appendectomy: Lanz incision McBurney-McArthur incision Pararectus (Jalaguier, Battle, Kammerer, Lennander, Senn) incision Whether any of these incisions is superior to other incisions will not be determined medical literature; the ultimate determining component is your surgeon’s preference. The technique illustrated below uses the McBurney-McArthur incision. The position of the incision…


What is an Appendicitis?

Appendicite in un'infiammazione dell'appendice. L'appendice, situata nell'addome, è un tubo di tessuto lungo 3 1/2 pollice che si estende dall'intestino crasso.
January 2, 2016

Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix. The appendix, located in the abdomen, is a 3 1/2 inch long tube of tissue that extends from the large intestine. No one knows for sure what the functionality of the appendix is, or what components of the body are impacted by its existence or removal. We only know humans can live without it, without any apparent consequences. Appendicitis is a medical emergency…


What is appendicitis?

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December 12, 2017

Appendicitis is a condition in which the appendix becomes inflamed. The appendix is a finger or worm-shaped pouch that projects out from the cecum (the beginning of the colon). In most individuals, the appendix becomes inflamed because its tissues become infected with bacteria, and pus may develop within the lumen of the appendix. Mechanical blockage of the appendix by hard stool, a foreign body, or thick mucus may also lead…