Some may wonder if an internal organ like appendix can burst. We tend to assume that if there is acute stomach pain, the physician would do physical examination to doubt appendicitis. A diagnosis would lead to finding appendicitis in you. You would get an appendix removal surgery done and remove the appendix. This is what most of you would think. But according to Dr Maran M, a gastro surgeon who regularly performs many appendix surgery in Chennai, it is not an easy sequence of events many times. Let us look at the challenges.
The mainstay of treatment to appendicitis is appendectomy, the surgical removal of appendix. Off late the latest laparoscopic techniques used in the surgical removal offers quick and easy fix for appendicitis. The approach to antibiotic though has merits, is not practiced widely.