- spoken signs of illness
We will talk about how to recognize appendicitis and that, actually, it is a disease.Appendicitis - is an inflammation of the appendix, the appendix, the exhaust from the initial part of the colon and the lower end of the cecum, located in the right iliac region and lowers the entrance to the pelvis.Frankly, the exact answer to the question, why do we need this appendix, no one has yet given.Some consider it an important part of the immune system, while others include an appendix to the rudiments, but all agree on one thing - the person who removed it, no worse than a person with no remote.
inflammation of the appendix, or appendicitis, can be chronic or acute.Acute appendicitis is diagnosed much more frequently than chronic.Inflammation is due to the inflection of its appendix or mucosal disorders.As a result, it get bacteria living in our intestines, and decay first begins only mucous, and after all the layers of the wall of the
first symptom of appendicitis is abdominal pain.Even a completely healthy person suddenly begins to ache near the navel and the stomach, may cause nausea and vomiting.After two to four hours the pain gradually moves to the lower right quadrant of the abdomen.Increasing pain, aching and constant.Amplified when trying to lie on your left side when coughing or moving.The body temperature rises to 37-38 degrees Celsius, the mouth appears dry.
To understand exactly how that appendicitis and to determine the development of appendicitis, it is necessary to lay the patient on the back, making sure that he stretched out his legs.Carefully start pressing your fingers on the right side of the abdomen below the navel and a few at the moment of maximum pressing sharply otdernite hands.If a person has appendicitis, he feels at that moment a sharp increase in pain.
Pay attention to the patient's posture.Man is a being with feelings and developed by ancient instincts told him the correct behavior in difficult situations.When inflammation of the appendix patient lies on his right side, pulling his legs to his stomach.In the case of conventional food poisoning have similar preferences.
Food poisoning is usually accompanied by diarrhea, bringing a temporary easing of pain poisoning.But appendicitis and diarrhea are usually not observed with rare exceptions.
Inspect patient language.When poisoning it is usually coated with white bloom, and appendicitis language did not issue any signs of disease.
If these symptoms suggest that a person has inflammation of the appendix, immediately call "ambulance."As has been said, it may easily cause appendicitis peritonitis, so in this case the delay is unacceptable.