Appendix Surgery involves removing the appendix completely due to inflammation or infection. An inflamed appendix, as a result of this surgical condition, is termed as Appendicitis. The surgical removal of the appendix is termed as Appendectomy. In common parlance, the surgery refers to appendix operation or simply appendix removal surgery. Appendectomy employs a keyhole approach these days. It refers to Laparoscopic Appendectomy or commonly referred to as laparoscopic appendix removal surgery. Surgeons, in the earlier days, we’re using open surgery methods for an appendectomy
Ulcer not only affects the stomach lining, the upper part of the small intestine may also receive such ulcers. Ulcer may also occur in Esophagus (food pipe), rectum and other GI parts also. Ulcer to the stomach and the upper small intestine is medically referred as Peptic Ulcer.