Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: BMJ | 2012/08/16

Q.

Re: flu

Dr, just one more thing. The pain is on his belly button and down to the right and seemed tender when I touched it. Surely he is to young for appendicitis?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is suspicious of appendicitis. While your son is young it would be best to have him seen by your doctor.

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