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What does it mean if you have calcification of your

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what does it mean if you have calcification of your appendix, showed up on ct scan, do i need to remove my appendix?
JA: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?
Customer: pain on my right side, also goes to my back a little bit, feeling nauseous, can't eat
JA: Have you had any recent injuries? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: no injuries , although i had recent kidney stone and that is why the ct was done to see if i still had the kidney stone, kidney stone is not there anymore but the calcification of the appendix showed up
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: just not feeling well , pain on and off for awhile , nausea , more pain with any movement, just came from urologist this morning for those results
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

how old are you?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

just click send to reply