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 Definition Acute inflammation of the appendix, which can be classified as simple, gangrenous, or perforated. [d] [e]
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For the record, I wrote appendectomy, and could make some diagnostic and non-surgical treatment updates here, the latter especially for field medicine. Under the present tensions, however, I prefer to comment before touching anything more than a typo. Thoughts? Howard C. Berkowitz 15:09, 25 February 2011 (UTC)