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6 Signs Your Appendix Is about to Burst

6 Signs Your Appendix Is about to Burst

Appendicitis happens, as explained on Active Beat, when the worm-shaped pouch which is attached to the large intestine (appendix), becomes inflamed. This is a life-threatening condition if the inflammation is left untreated and the appendix bursts as a result. If it bursts or perforates, the appendix will leak infectious waste […]