appendicitis

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  • noun

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inflammation of the vermiform appendix

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An extensive literature search turned up only three references to chronic appendicitis as a potential cause of chronic pelvic pain.
A 1995 article reported finding chronic appendicitis in 4 of 63 patients with persistent right lower quadrant pain and abnormal micro and macro appendiceal findings.
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