Appendix is the small tissue extending from the large intestine. Appendicitis is associated with inflamed appendix. Appendicitis occurs due to the blockage of appendix often by foreign body, stool or cancer. Symptoms associated with appendicitis are upper abdominal pain, loss of appetite, fever, inability to pass gas, Abdominal swelling etc. Appendicitis is treated through appendectomy – surgical removal of appendix.
Related Journals of Appendicitis
Digestive Diseases and Sciences, Neurogastroenterology and Motility, Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology Gastroenterology, World Journal of Gastroenterology, European Journal of Gastroenterology, Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology.