Appendicitis can strike anyone (between the ages of 10 and 30 years), anytime and anywhere without much warning and leaves you in excruciating pain. It is a condition characterized by the swelling of the appendix which is often spotted too late because the symptoms are not so vivid at the initial stages.
At times, due to the delayed treatment this vestigial organ bursts spreading the infection to the abdomen and other regions of the body which can be life-threatening. In such a case, surgical removal of the appendix is often the first line of treatment.
If treatment is what you are looking for, then you can step into one of our centres. The highly trained team of surgeons and nurses at Motherhood makes the best general surgeon in Bangalore. The latest advancements in medicine and technology at Motherhood also aid your treatment and recovery.
An appendix is a three and a half inch long tube of tissue that extends from the large intestine. The role of the appendix is not quite certain, but studies suggest that it has some role in gut immunity. The inflammation of this vestigial organ is termed as appendicitis.
Symptoms of appendicitis are:
When stool, a foreign body, cancer or infection blocks the appendix, it leads to appendicitis. This blockage will result in the swelling of this organ which may burst if on-time treatment is not provided.
As said before appendicitis is a common problem, and if the infection is mild, then antibiotics are strong enough to treat the condition. Another successful way of treating appendicitis is appendectomy. Appendectomy is a surgical procedure for removing the infected or swollen appendix. It takes about 12 hours to complete and about 2-3 weeks to recover from. Appendectomy can be performed laparoscopically or via an open surgery.
Doctor’s these days prefer laparoscopic surgery over any other surgery since it is a minimally invasive surgery (MIS). Minimal invasion ensures minimal scarring, minimum hospital time, minimal blood loss, and faster recovery.
Laparoscopic surgery or keyhole surgery is a minimally invasive surgery. It is a specialized technique of performing surgery which is assisted by a laparoscope. A laparoscope is a thin, long tube which has a high-intensity light and a high-resolution camera that sends images to a video monitor. In the procedure, a laparoscope is inserted through a small incision in the abdominal wall, and the surgery is performed. It is a low-risk, minimally invasive procedure that requires only tiny incisions.
The Minimally Invasive Surgery Division at Motherhood caters to all conditions, offering the best minimally invasive option for all using the latest technology. With the state-of-the-art technology and training, surgeries performed here are successful using small incisions which require only a few stitches which reduce the trauma caused to the body.
With our experienced staff, modern infrastructure and well-equipped laboratory services, we at Motherhood are confident to cater to all your needs and provide you with a safe and effective comprehensive solution to your every health problem. Give us a try!
In the hospital everyone is very nice and caring. They maintain a good atmosphere for the patients . I am very thankful to all the staff for making the environment so friendly. Especially I wouldRead more
After coming to this hospital I have found my happiness. I consulted many hospitals and I have not conceived in any of the hospitals, but now I am 3 months pregnant from IUI being doneRead more
Visiting Motherhood was a best experience, it has the good environment. The doctor in this hospital is very good and staffs are also good. Dr. Sunil Eshwar is one of the expertized doctor and hisRead more
I am Dr. Swapna and my husband name is Venkat its been 10years of married life we have no kids and we visited Dr. sunil sir for IVF Treatment and sir explained us treatment proceduresRead more
Hi, I am Sowmya, I am feeling very happy after consulting Dr. Smrithi. I have conceived. I had lost all the hope of conceiving as I am a Thyroid patient. Dr. Smrithi’s advises made meRead more
Its been a long journey since we get to know we are going to be parents and at the same time we had a sense of concern about choosing a Gynaec & a good Hospital.Read more
The ANC classes provided by Dr. Kritika (Physiotherapist) in Motherhood Hospital are really good.The classes helps you in staying active, fit & soothes the pregnancy related pains. The doctor is also very nice and interactive,Read more
I was both happy and worried when I got pregnant. The test came positive and added a hundred doubts. One thing I decided was to find a good hospital and stick to it throughout the pregnancy.Read more
Words won’t be enough to thank Dr. sunil & Motherhood, we approached Dr. sunil after losing all the hopes from other hospitals. People used to say miracle happens, and now I believe in it, atRead more
I was under treatment by Dr. Sunil for my Pregnancy and we came to motherhood because of him only as I wanted my delivery to be with him and I am very happy thanks toRead more
at Motherhood India Hospitals
State-of-the-art operation theatres, manned by a team of experienced technicians, nurses, anaesthesiologist and leading surgeons.
Our Labour, Delivery and Recovery (LDR) rooms are designed to ensure the comforts of home but they’re also well-equipped with all the medical technology essential to ensure a safe delivery.
Executive / Suite Rooms: International standard suite rooms for expecting mothers and their families. These suite rooms are designed to offer best-in-class facilities for mother and child.
Stay updated on our latest packages, offer, news, new launch, and more. Enter your email id to subscribe to our newsletter.