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Strong pain in back and side could it be appendicitis.

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Strong pain in back...

Strong pain in back and side could it be appendicitis

Doctor's Assistant: Have you had any recent injuries? What seems to make the pain better or worse?

Resting on left side increases pain. No recent injuries

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Have had a period of diverticulitis on other side

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Doctor: Dr Chip (M.D.), Doctor replied 7 months ago

Which side is the pain on?

How long has it been going on?

Any fever?

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