Appendix Treatment

 Appendix Surgery, Jaipur


V HeLP Laser Clinic, Jaipur offers one-stop treatment for multiple disorders. Dr. Hemendra has merciful nature and treats patients with the excellent care. For appendix, treatment doctor uses the laparoscopic method as he is expert in performing laparoscopic surgeries. Dr. Sharma helps his patients to eliminate the disease symptoms and reduce the pain.


 What is appendix? 


The appendix is tiny, a blind-ended bag like tubular structure associated with the colon in the lower-right abdomen. It is a worm-like appendage, and lymphatic tissue performs immune functions. The average length of human appendix is 9 cm but varies from 2 to 20 cm.


Few of the diseases associated with the appendix are appendicitis and carcinoid tumors. Appendicitis is a medical complication arise with the swelling of the appendix. In this, the patient can feel the pain in the abdomen. Appendicitis demands the surgical extraction of the swollen appendix, unless by laparotomy or by laparoscopy. Youngsters and elder persons can develop appendicitis. Timely detection and treatment are necessary to avoid the rupture and life-threatening condition.


 Common Symptoms of Appendicitis


Each person suffering from appendicitis shows different symptoms, and vary from adults to children also different in the pregnant women. Following are the few signs enlisted for your understanding.


  • Abdominal pain which is challenging to limit.
  • Sharp pain in the middle portion of the abdomen that finally goes down to the right inferior quadrant.
  • Lack of hunger.
  • Nausea and vomiting.
  • Heartburn, Gases in pregnant women
  • Or she becomes constipated or get diarrhea


  Available Treatments of Appendicitis


Based on the degree of appendicitis surgeon conducts either open appendectomy or a laparoscopic appendectomy.


Appendectomy: a surgical method that removes the appendix. By using medications, one can prevent the infection that might develop after surgery.


In laparoscopic appendectomy or keyhole surgery, the doctor prepares few small cuts in the abdomen. Injects a laparoscopic device (a large, slim tube) having a light and camera. The camera captures the internal images and displays them on a monitor screen. These pictures guide the surgeon to observe the inner side of the abdomen. The surgeon will connect appendix with stitches and eliminate it.


Pre-Surgery and Post-Surgery Instructions


Pre-surgery instructions


  • The patient needs to undergo some of the pre-operative examinations are to assure the body fitness before performing the surgical procedure.
  • Avoid eating or drinking anything without asking your doctor.
  • If you received any medicines, then take them on time.


    Post-surgery instructions


  • Keep surgical section cleaned and dried.
  • Do not remove the surgical tape from the incision.
  • Do not wear tight-fitting clothes which produce pressure on the stomach area.
  • You can have a shower after complete healing of the incision. But keep in mind that wash the surgical area with mild soap and water only.
  • Avoid heavy things that create pressure on your abdomen.
  • Stay away from sports activities for 2-3 weeks.
  • Eat low-fat containing food.
  • Drink at least 6 to 8 glassful of water in a day.

You can contact or visit V HeLP Laser Clinic and resolve the appendix issue.