Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: ANONYMOUS | 2010/11/16

Q.

NEED ANSWER URGENTLY APPENCICITES &  CANCER?

My sons appendicts was removed last wednesday. got report back from lab... pinworm (enterobius vermicularis) and the other FOLLICULAR LYMPHOID HYPERPLASIA - what does that mean? i have read its pre-cancerous cells... does this mean he has cancer? please doc i need answers urgently i cant get hold of surgeon or pediatrician

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is not a cancer and is simply an immune reaction to the presence of the pinworm which was present in the appendix.

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