• Appendicitis? Antibiotics May Be All You Need

    27 days ago - By NY Times

    A five-year study found that in many cases of uncomplicated appendicitis, surgery was not necessary.
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  • Thousands of patients could avoid 'needless' appendix operations with antibiotics

    Thousands of patients could avoid 'needless' appendix operations with antibiotics

    27 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Researchers from Turku University Hospital in Finland found over 60 per cent of appendicitis patients who are treated with antibiotics do not need surgery to remove the organ afterwards.
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  • Pills for appendicitis? Surgery often not needed, study says

    27 days ago - By ABC News

    New study says surgery often isn't needed for appendicitis and that antibiotics instead can do the trick
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