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  • Surgeries and Procedures: Appendectomy for Parents

    It's important to understand the ins and outs of an appendectomy so you know what to expect if your child has this procedure.

  • Appendicitis for Kids

    What's an appendix and why do they sometimes need to be removed? Find out in this article for kids.

  • Appendicitis for Parents

    Appendicitis requires immediate medical attention, so it's important to know its symptoms. The earlier it's caught, the easier it is to treat.

  • What Is Elective Surgery? for Parents

    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • When Your Child Has Surgery for Parents

    Prepare for your child's surgery by learning about different procedures, anesthesia, and more.

  • Medical Procedures for Parents

    Info on surgical procedures and what to expect.

  • Word! Appendicitis for Kids

    Appendicitis happens when a part of the digestive system called the appendix gets inflamed or swells up.

  • Appendicitis for Teens

    Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix, and requires surgery. Find out the symptoms and what doctors do to treat it.

  • Word! Appendix for Kids

    The appendix is a small sac attached to the large intestine.

  • Doctors & Hospitals for Parents

    Doctor and hospital visits, tests, surgery, insurance paperwork, and medicines: let us help you take some confusion out of the process.