Although acute attacks may some times be suppressed with medication of intravenous treatment, not all appendicitis can be treated with medicines only and a lot of cases need surgery only.
Options available are Laparoscopic and Open Appendicectomy. Although, if there is a perforated appendix with peritonitis (infection and swelling spread to other parts of abdomen), a Laparoscopy Surgery might be needed to convert into Open surgery.
What does appendix surgery involve?
The Appendix Surgery procedure done by appendix specialist doctor typically involves removing the appendix, which can be done in an open or laparoscopic procedure.
Types of Appendix Surgery
1. Open Appendix Surgery requires a 3-5 inch incision in the abdomen.
2. Laparoscopic Appendix Surgery requires three small incisions in the abdomen.
3. A Laparsocopy surgery is superior to open surgery as it includes just 3 small incisions totaling less than 2 cms which will be cosmetically located and as good as invisible post healing.
4. A laparoscopic Appendicectomy will also mean faster discharge and early return to work.
At Parth Hospital the appendix surgery in Ahmedabad is generally done with general anaesthesia and can take up to 1 hours. The Appendix Surgery in Ahmedabad at Parth Hospital Best Gastroenterologist Hospital in Ahmedabad is safe and effective. The surgery is performed by Appendix Specialist Doctor to prevent complications from Appendicitis, such as peritonitis, which is inflammation of the lining of the abdomen.