Appendectomy

Laparoscopic Appendectomy/ Appendix Removal Surgery 

 

Appendix Removal Surgery in Gurgaon

 

• Appendix is a narrow tubular organ attached to caecum. It has no major function in body
• Appendicitis is the inflammation (infection or swelling) of appendix.

• Patients usually present with pain in the abdomen (appendix pain area) which has a characteristic feature of shifting from umbilicus to right lower abdomen. Nausea and anorexia (Loss of appetite) are usually associated
• Acute appendicitis is the commonest abdominal emergency and requires surgery. Acute means sudden or very recent in onset
• Ideally surgery should be performed within first 48hours of symptoms
• Laparoscopic appendectomy (appendix removal surgery) is performed by making three small holes on your abdominal wall. Through these holes instruments and camera are introduced and appendix is removed.
• Laparoscopy has many advantage than the open surgery e.g patient has early recovery and cosmetically it is better. Also, the entire abdomen can be examined with the camera and other causes of same kind of pain can be ruled out

 

Complications:

Although, laparoscopic appendectomy (appendix removal surgery)  is considered to be a safe surgery;  in small percentage of patients, complications can happen. Complications that can be seen are-
• Infection
• Bleeding
• Injury to nearby organ(e.g Caecaum, Small intestine)
• Conversion to open method of surgery

 

 

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