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Best Appendix Surgeon in Kolkata

What is Appendix?

The appendix is a small, tube-shaped pouch attached to our large intestine. It’s located in the lower right side of our abdomen. The exact purpose of the appendix is yet to known. A review of the relevant available research, published in October 2016 in the journal Clinical & Experimental Immunology, concluded that the appendix is not a rudimentary organ but it is playing an “important part” in intestinal immune system. It may help us to recover from diarrhoea, inflammation and infections of the small and large intestines. These may sound like important functions, but human body can still function properly without an appendix.

What is Appendicitis?

Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix. It can rapidly inflamed and swollen and form pus. This buildup of bacteria and pus can cause pain around the umbilicus that spreads to the lower right section of the abdomen. Walking or coughing can make the pain worse. One may also experience nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.

It is important to seek treatment right away if one having symptoms of appendicitis. When the condition goes untreated, the appendix can burst (perforated) and release bacteria and other harmful substances into the abdominal cavity. This can be life-threatening and will lead to a longer hospital stay. So, it’s crucial to remove the appendix right away, before it ruptures. After Laparoscopic appendicectomy, most people recover quickly with less pain, less blood loss and smaller key hole wounds.

Laparoscopic Appendicectomy

Laparoscopic Appendicectomy or Appendectomy is the Gold standard treatment for appendicitis and most other appendicular diseases. It is very crucial to remove the appendix in appendicitis before the appendix may rupture. Once laparoscopic appendicectomy is performed, most people recover quickly with lesser pain, lesser blood loss and very small scars.

Dr Susenjit Prasad Mahato is one of the best appendix surgeon in Kolkata. He has performed many critical and difficult appendicitis cases with excellent outcomes.

How is laparoscopic appendicectomy done?

Laparoscopic appendicectomy is a key – hole minimally invasive surgical procedure used to remove a diseased appendix. 

Surgeons perform the procedure through 3 small incisions or ports. The umbilical port is used to introduce a camera (laparoscope) to visualize the inside of the abdomen in a screen. Other two ports are used to introduce long and slender surgical instruments to dissected out the appendix from its anatomical attachments like caecum and mesoappendix. Laparoscopic appendix Surgery is done under general anesthesia, so that patient sleeps throughout the entire procedure and don’t have any pain during the procedure.

Laparoscopic appendicectomy is less invasive than an open appendicectomy. Open appendix removal involves a larger incision and more pain and delayed recovery. Laparoscopy means less pain, less bleeding, less wound and rapid recovery.

Symptoms of Appendicitis:

Although pain from appendicitis typically occurs in the lower right side of the abdomen, pregnant women may have pain in the upper right side of the abdomen. This is because the appendix is higher during pregnancy.

Indications of Appendicectomy:

Laparoscopic Appendicectomy is the standard treatment for almost all appendicular diseases. 

Are you looking for a reliable appendix surgeon or an appendicitis doctor for consultation?

Dr. Susenjit Prasad Mahato is your right choice. He is an experienced and reliable surgeon for laparoscopic appendicectomy. He has successfully operated many critical appendicitis cases like Stump Appendicitis, Appendicular Perforation, Appendicular abscess, Recurrent Appendicitis, etc. So, if you are suffering from various diseases relating to appendicitis, then you can surely consult Dr. S. P. Mahato to get the best possible care. Many patients, who have recovered from critical appendicitis case under his treatment, recommend him as one of the best appendix surgeon in Kolkata.

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