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John Mayer Is in 'Good Spirits' After Emergency Appendectomy

TIME - 06 Dec 2017
John Mayer is “in good spirits” Wednesday after undergoing an emergency procedure to remove his appendix, but at least three shows on his tour have been postponed as he regains his health, his spokeswoman said. The “Your Body Is a Wonderland” singer ...
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Pirates outfielder Jordan Luplow has appendectomy

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 27 Sep 2018
CHICAGO — Pirates outfielder Jordan Luplow had an appendectomy Thursday morning at Northwestern Hospital. Luplow will miss the final four games of the season. The Pirates gave an estimated recovery time of two to four weeks. Luplow, who turned 25 ...
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Comedian Jim Gaffigan Sees a 'Vegan Future' After Appendectomy

LIVEKINDLY - 01 Oct 2018
Gaffigan, who also serves as a commentator on the show “CBS News Sunday Morning,” took to the network's website to share a recent personal medical story that ended in an appendectomy. “I'm with my large screaming family in Alaska pretending to enjoy ...
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Antibiotics May Treat Appendicitis Without Surgery

Smithsonian - 28 Sep 2018
One hundred eventually had an appendectomy; 70 of them within the first year after initial treatment. Most of the surgeries were required due to a recurrent case of appendicitis, but seven of the returning patients were revealed to not actually have ...
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Antibiotics Safe for Appendicitis, 5-Year Follow-up Data Show

Medscape - 25 Sep 2018
Although appendectomy has been the mainstay of treatment for acute appendicitis for more than 100 years, recent advances in diagnostic imaging and antibiotic therapies have allowed clinicians to consider antibiotic treatment as a viable alternative ...
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Archer shut down, Luplow has appendectomy

DKPittsburghSports.com - 27 Sep 2018
Also, the Pirates announced outfielder Jordan Luplow underwent an appendectomy early Thursday morning at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, effectively ending his season. The procedure typically requires two to four weeks for recovery. Archer ...
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Jim Gaffigan on his emergency appendectomy

WCBI - 30 Sep 2018
Jim Gaffigan on his emergency appendectomy. By. CBS News. -. September 30, 2018. 0 · Share on Facebook · Tweet on Twitter. The comedian discusses a recent medical emergency, and no way was his three-cheeseburger-a-day habit to blame.
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Initial Antibiotic Alternative for Uncomplicated Appendicitis

Infectious Disease Advisor - 28 Sep 2018
These patients were randomized to either undergo appendectomy (N=273) or receive antibiotic treatment (N=257) consisting of ertapenem IV for 3 days followed by 7 days of oral levofloxacin and metronidazole. The primary outcome measures of the study ...
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Jim Gaffigan on losing his appendix

CBS News - 30 Sep 2018
But before I knew it, an anesthesiologist handed me a form and told me I needed an emergency appendectomy. I guess my three-cheeseburger-a-day habit had finally caught up with me. My concerns were only confirmed when I noticed the anesthesiologist's ...
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Citrus Valley Health Partners is Five-Star Recipient in Cardiac Care

PR Web (press release) - 23 Oct 2018
Every year, Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance at almost 4,500 hospitals nationwide for 32 of the most common inpatient procedures and conditions, as well as tracking outcomes in appendectomy and bariatric surgery using all-payer data provided ...
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Be cautious with new medical practices

Arizona Daily Sun - 06 Oct 2018
In northern Arizona, general surgeons perform a laparoscopic appendectomy in which the patient often goes home in one or two days. Thus, if we applied the Finnish protocol to our patients with appendicitis, our patients would be in the hospital 1-2 ...
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Newark Hospital Ranked Among Top 100 Nationally for Cardiac Care

TAPinto.net - 23 Oct 2018
Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance at almost 4,500 hospitals nationwide for 32 of the most common inpatient procedures and conditions, as well as tracking outcomes in appendectomy and bariatric surgery using all-payer data provided by 15 ...
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Nevada health exchange rates drop

KTNV Las Vegas - 18 Oct 2018
LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - Could you afford $25,000 for an ACL surgery, $18,000 for a concussion or $28,000 for an emergency appendectomy? That is the crux of the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange's marketing heading into the open enrollment period ...

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