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Appendix Surgery in Pune

Appendix is a small worm like structure attached to the cecum.

The beginning of the colon, on the lower right side of abdomen. During first few years of life, appendix functions as part of the immune system, but after that it does not have any known function. Sudden inflammation of appendix is known as Appendicitis- and if you are able to recognize its symptoms, you can prevent serious appendicitis complications from occurring. The most serious complication of appendicitis is an infection of the lining of your abdominal cavity (peritonitis). This may occur if your appendix ruptures (perforates) and the contents of your intestines and infectious organisms invade the peritoneal cavity. Peritonitis is a medical emergency requiring immediate appendix treatment via surgery.

Symptoms of Appendix :

  • Abdominal pain - pain may begin around the belly button and then get localized in right lower abdomen
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain may be worse when walking or coughing
  • Loss of appetite
  • Fever usually occurs within several hours
  • Constipation
  • Rectal tenderness
  • Chills and rigors

Advantages Of Laparoscopic Appendix :

The main advantages are :

  • Less post-operative pain
  • Faster recovery
  • Short hospital stay
  • Less post-operative complications like wound infection and adhesion

In K K Hospital all types of surgeries done with patient care. The surgical techniques are superiorly used to satisfy patients need. K K Hospital is easily approached from Kharadi, Chandan nagar, Wadgaon sheri, Mundhwa, Keshav nagar, Manjri, Wagholi, Logegaon, Sant nagar, Viman nagar.

What are the treatment options available for appendicitis ?

Laparoscopic method - The appendix is removed with instruments placed into small abdominal incisions.

Procedure :

  • After administering anesthesia the abdomen is prepared with an antibacterial solution.
  • The peritoneal cavity is inflated with gas (usually carbon dioxide).
  • The appendix surgery begins with a small abdominal incision below to the belly button in the skin crease, which allows the insertion of the laparoscope. Another two or three small incisions may be necessary to insert the laparoscopic instruments to dissect and remove the appendix.
  • Using the laparoscopic surgical tools, the tissues and vessels surrounding the appendix are cut and tied.
  • The appendix is put in a plastic bag before being removed through the small incision to prevent infection of wound.
  • The abdominal cuts are all closed with clips, which are likely to leave insignificant scars.
  • The removed appendix is sent to a pathology lab for biopsy.
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