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  • Appendicitis for Parents


    Appendicitis requires immediate medical attention, so it's important to know its symptoms. The earlier it's caught, the easier it is to treat.

  • What Is Elective Surgery? for Parents


    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Word! Appendicitis for Kids


    Appendicitis happens when a part of the digestive system called the appendix gets inflamed or swells up.

  • Word! Appendix for Kids


    The appendix is a small sac attached to the large intestine.

  • Stomachaches for Kids


    Ugh. Bellyaches. Find out what causes tummy trouble in this article for kids.

  • Antegrade Continence Enema (ACE) for Parents


    An antegrade continence enema, or ACE, is a different way to give an enema. Enemas can help someone poop if they become constipated or have another problem moving their bowels.

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