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Open Appendectomy

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jul 7, 2024.

What do I need to know about an open appendectomy?

An open appendectomy is surgery to remove your appendix through an incision in your lower abdomen.

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How do I prepare for surgery?

What will happen during an open appendectomy?

What should I expect after surgery?

What are the risks of an open appendectomy?

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