Can you drive after having your appendix removed?

I had my appendix removed 10 days ago now. When i asked the doctor if i can drive, he had a little think about and said: "well, how much do you love your car? How would you (MORE)

Can your appendix burst while in surgery having it removed?

Yes. Because tissue can get weak from chronic or acute infection (called friable tissue because it is easily broken) and it is much more easily damaged even during careful han (MORE)

Why appendix has to be removed?

A person may have to have their appendix removed if it becomes infected. If the appendix ruptures, the infection can spread throughout the body and cause major problems.