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Roethlisberger to miss opener after appendectomy   -  Sep 6, 2006
PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had an emergency appendectomy after becoming ill before practice Sunday and will miss ... ESPN

'High School Musical' star Efron has appendectomy   -  Jan 17, 2008
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Zac Efron, star of the "High School Musical" hit teen franchise, was recovering on Wednesday from emergency surgery to remove his ... Reuters India

Dallas special teams coach has appendectomy   -  Dec 27, 2009
AP. LANDOVER, Md. -- Dallas Cowboys special teams coach Joe DeCamillis (dee-kuh-MILL'-is) underwent an appendectomy and missed Sunday night's game against ...

Raps' Bargnani undergoes appendectomy   -  Mar 21, 2007
TORONTO (CP) - The Toronto Raptors will have to figure out how to play without Andrea Bargnani after the prized rookie underwent an emergency appendectomy ... TSN

Brewers' Hart to undergo appendectomy   -  Aug 2, 2009
AP. SAN DIEGO -- Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Corey Hart was scheduled to undergo an appendectomy Sunday night. The Brewers said Hart will go on the 15-day ...

Halladay throws for first time since appendectomy   -  May 25, 2007
AP. MINNEAPOLIS – Toronto Blue Jays ace Roy Halladay threw 65 pitches in a simulated game in Minnesota on Friday, continuing his comeback from an ... Toronto Star

Appendectomy sidelines Suns' Hill at least 2 weeks   -  Jan 9, 2008
PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Suns forward Grant Hill underwent an appendectomy on Wednesday and is expected to be sidelined for two to three weeks. ... USA TODAY - USA Today

Cincinnati Reds' Aaron Harang out for year after appendectomy - ESPN   -  Aug 24, 2009
AP. PITTSBURGH -- Cincinnati Reds starter Aaron Harang is out for the rest of the season after an emergency appendectomy. Harang woke Saturday morning in ... ESPN

Baez going on DL after appendectomy   -  Aug 24, 2006
AP. ATLANTA – Braves reliever Danys Baez went on the 15-day disabled list after undergoing an appendectomy. He had the operation late Wednesday after the ... San Diego Union - Tribune - San Diego Union Tribune

Appendectomy Doesn't Stop Makeover's Ty   -  Jan 19, 2005
By Stephen M. Silverman. Ty Pennington, the energetic team leader with the soul patch from Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, is recovering from an ... People Magazine

Red Wings' Lilja shelved by appendectomy   -  Oct 22, 2008
Detroit Red Wings defenceman Andreas Lilja underwent an appendectomy Tuesday morning, but he could return to the lineup as soon as Friday. ...

Sanders hits HR in return from appendectomy   -  Mar 29, 2005
JUPITER, Fla. - Less than two weeks after having his appendix removed, Reggie Sanders returned to the St. Louis Cardinals' lineup and homered in a 13-10 ...

Mauresmo out a month after appendectomy   -  Mar 21, 2007
PARIS (AP) – Amelie Mauresmo had an appendectomy and is expected to be sidelined a month. The fourth-ranked Frenchwoman underwent surgery in Paris. ... Toronto Star

Hart back after appendectomy   -  Sep 8, 2009
AP. MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Brewers have reinstated right fielder Corey Hart from the 15-day disabled list and recalled third baseman Mat Gamel from ...

Celtics' Jefferson out indefinitely after appendectomy   -  Nov 8, 2006
The Boston Celtics forward will be sidelined indefinitely after undergoing a successful appendectomy, the team announced Wednesday. ... ESPN

Schultz's playoff status uncertain after undergoing appendectomy   -  Apr 7, 2008
AP. MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Wild defenseman Nick Schultz underwent an appendectomy Monday night, two days before they open a playoff series. ... ESPN

Blues F Oshie undergoes emergency appendectomy   -  Oct 24, 2009
By Sports Network. St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) - St. Louis Blues forward TJ Oshie underwent an emergency appendectomy on Saturday and will miss ...

Browns' Steinbach Has Appendectomy   -  Apr 19, 2007
By JOE MILICIA, AP Writer. For the second straight year, the Browns' top free-agent acquisition has undergone surgery before playing one snap. ... San Francisco Chronicle

QB Anthony Wright has appendectomy   -  Oct 13, 2006
AP. CINCINNATI – Anthony Wright's appendix was removed Friday after he became ill overnight, leaving the Cincinnati Bengals without their backup quarterback ... San Diego Union - Tribune - San Diego Union Tribune

Blues goaltender Mason out 2 weeks after appendectomy   -  Oct 17, 2008
St. Louis Blues backup goaltender Chris Mason is expected to be sidelined for two weeks after having an emergency appendectomy, the NHL club confirmed ...

Lindsay Lohan Has Appendectomy   -  Jan 7, 2007
Lindsay Lohan is in a hospital for an appendectomy after complaining that she wasn't feeling well. "She is having her appendix removed," Leslie Sloane ... ABC News

WWII sub sailor performed emergency appendectomy .   -  Apr 19, 2005
Wheeler lipes a World War pharmacist's mate who per formed an emergency appendectomy aboard a submarine " with makeshift instruments such as bent spoons, ... Herald-Tribune - Google News Archive

'Canes Ladd has emergency appendectomy   -  Dec 15, 2006
RALEIGH, NC (CP) - Winger Andrew Ladd of the Carolina Hurricanes will be out two to four weeks after undergoing an emergency appendectomy. ... TSN

Ericsson plays three days after appendectomy   -  May 31, 2009
By Larry Wigge - Columnist. "I've got a scar to show where they cut me and my side is still a little sore. But there was no way I wasn't going to ...

Davies hospitalized for appendectomy   -  Feb 3, 2010
Provo » There's a reason why BYU center Brandon Davies has been ill all week and played only three minutes in Tuesday night's 76-56 win over TCU for the No. ... Salt Lake Tribune, The - Salt Lake Tribune

Appendectomy sidelines Suns' Hill   -  Jan 10, 2008
PHOENIX–Suns forward Grant Hill underwent an appendectomy yesterday and is expected to be sidelined for two to three weeks. ... Toronto Star

ESPN's Scott gets cancer diagnosis after appendectomy   -  Dec 20, 2007
By Michael Hiestand, USA TODAY. ESPN anchor Stuart Scott has been diagnosed with a malignancy in his appendix and plans to begin chemotherapy. ... USA TODAY - USA Today

Jets DB Erik Coleman undergoes appendectomy   -  Aug 8, 2006
By Len Pasquarelli. Third-year veteran Erik Coleman, a starter for the New York Jets in every game over the past two seasons and one of the team's most ... ESPN

Hill to start for Suns 2 weeks after having appendectomy   -  Jan 22, 2008
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Phoenix Suns forward Grant Hill was back in the starting lineup Tuesday night, less than two weeks after undergoing an appendectomy. ... USA TODAY - USA Today

Appendectomy sidelines NHL Blues center Oshie   -  Oct 25, 2009
ST. LOUIS, US - St. Louis Blues center TJ Oshie will miss the next two weeks of the National Hockey League season following an appendectomy Saturday morning ... AsiaOne

CT Scans Reduce Unneeded Appendectomies in Women   -  Jan 28, 2010
Coursey and colleagues reviewed the medical records of 925 patients who underwent urgent appendectomy at Duke between January 1998 and September 2007. ... BusinessWeek

Notes: Quintero has appendectomy   -  Jun 19, 2005
By Alyson Footer / Raul Chavez (batting) is back on the Astros' roster after Humberto Quintero had surgery. (Gene J. Puskar/AP) ...

Oklahoma DE English out indefinitely after appendectomy   -  Jul 28, 2008
By Tim Griffin. Preseason Big 12 defensive player of the year Auston English is out indefinitely after undergoing surgery for an emergency appendectomy last ... ESPN

Steelers' Roethlisberger to Miss NFL Opener After Appendectomy   -  Sep 3, 2006
By Erik Matuszewski. Sept. 3 (Bloomberg) -- Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will miss the defending Super Bowl champions' regular-season ... Bloomberg

Wings' Ericsson has appendectomy   -  May 27, 2009
By Pierre LeBrun. DETROIT -- The Red Wings suffered another lineup blow before Game 5 of the Western Conference finals on Wednesday. ... ESPN

Pat Green Undergoes Appendectomy   -  Dec 28, 2007
Pat Green has canceled a New Year's Eve concert in Waco, Texas, following an emergency appendectomy earlier this week. Green also had to cancel several ...

Jefferson has appendectomy   -  Nov 9, 2006
By Shira Springer, Globe Staff | November 9, 2006. Al Jefferson underwent an emergency appendectomy at New England Baptist Hospital yesterday and could miss ... Boston Globe

Appendectomy surgery may not be the only fix for appendicitis: study   -  Jan 20, 2010
BY Rosemary Black. A burst or swollen appendix has long been thought of as immediate cause for surgery, but a new study suggests some cases of appendicitis ... New York Daily News

Pennington recovering after appendectomy   -  Jan 19, 2005
LOS ANGELES - Ty Pennington, the hyperactive team leader of ABC's home improvement series “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,�? is recovering from a weekend ...

Andris Biedrins Undergoes Successful Appendectomy   -  Feb 22, 2008
Golden State Warriors forward/center Andris Biedrins underwent a successful appendectomy last night, the team announced today. The procedure was performed ...

… standout plays through pain ; Scores 11 just 5 days after appendect...   -  Mar 10, 2007
Only five days after undergoing an appendectomy, Maroa-Forsyth's Robert Kreps scored 11 points in 22 pain-filled minutes of Maroa's 64-36 victory over ... Pay-Per-View - Chicago Tribune - ProQuest Archiver

Avs put All-Star forward Stastny on injured list after appendectomy   -  Jan 19, 2008
AP. DENVER -- Colorado Avalanche leading scorer Paul Stastny was placed on the injured list Saturday, two days after the second-year forward had his ... ESPN

… ; WB Lipes, 84; Performed Historic Appendectomy Aboard Sub During …   -  Apr 19, 2005
He learned, he said in 1987, that "you can do an appendectomy with three ounces of ether. I used three pints on the Seadragon." ... Pay-Per-View - Los Angeles Times - ProQuest Archiver

Appendectomy removed 'piece of fat'   -  Apr 23, 2009
SHAKOPEE , Minn., April 23 (UPI) -- Minnesota health officials revealed an appendicitis patient was called back to the hospital after a surgeon removed a ...

GOV GETS RUSH SURGERY. He's OK after appendectomy   -  Feb 17, 2006
BY JOE MAHONEY and BILL HUTCHINSON DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITERS. INSTEAD OF HEADING to New Hampshire today, Gov. Pataki will be in bed eating Jell-O after ... New York Daily News

Cowboys special teams coach Joe DeCamillis honoured with special …   -  Jan 1, 2010
DeCamillis oversaw off-season practices two weeks after surgery to repair a broken neck and missed only two days after undergoing an emergency appendectomy ... Winnipeg Free Press

Peterson sidelined after emergency appendectomy   -  Jun 12, 2008
Peterson, entering his seventh season, all with the Bears, will miss the rest of the week's organized team activities, but likely will be ready to work out ... ESPN

Titans P Hentrich has emergency appendectomy   -  Jun 23, 2005
NASHVILLE (AP) — Tennessee Titans punter Craig Hentrich had emergency surgery to remove his appendix, which ruptured slightly, coach Jeff Fisher said ... USA TODAY - USA Today

Unnecessary appendectomy risky in pregnant women   -  Nov 23, 2007
By Will Boggs, MD. NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Unnecessary surgery to remove a normal appendix during pregnancy increases the risk that mom-to-be will lose ... Reuters UK

No Reason to Rush   -  Sep 17, 2006
Nevertheless, Roethlisberger has lobbied Pittsburgh Coach Bill Cowher to put him on the field less than three weeks after an emergency appendectomy. ... Washington Post

Wake player has appendectomy   -  Oct 12, 2005
Charlie Rizzo replaced Roger Hinshaw as defensive coordinator at [Rice], taking over a defense that has allowed an average of 50 points per game during an ... Pay-Per-View - Orlando Sentinel - ProQuest Archiver

Dinkins has appendectomy   -  Oct 28, 2007
Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins was recovering from an emergency appendectomy performed Friday at a hospital in Manhattan. ... Pay-Per-View - Newsday - ProQuest Archiver

ASK AN EXPERT   -  Aug 15, 2009
Appendectomy can be performed as open surgery using one abdominal ... During a laparoscopic appendectomy, the surgeon inserts special surgical tools and a ... CNN International

… special teams coach DeCamillis back at work following appendectomy   -  Jan 1, 2010
By: Jaime Aron, AP. IRVING, Texas - Cowboys special teams coach Joe DeCamillis was happy to be back at work Wednesday following emergency surgery to remove ... Winnipeg Free Press

Brown goes on DL after appendectomy   -  May 20, 2008
Oakland Athletics right-handed reliever Andrew Brown underwent an appendectomy Tuesday and was placed on the 15-day disabled list. ... San Francisco Chronicle

Pataki Operation Is Said to Reflect an Unusual Complication   -  Feb 22, 2006
Doctors there said that after the appendectomy, Mr. Pataki experienced an ileus, which means that for some reason the bowel stopped functioning normally, ... New York Times

UM is viewed as a team that is on the bubble, and [Frank Haith] has set a goal of winning two of UM's final four games heading into next month's ACC ... Pay-Per-View - South Florida Sun - Sentinel - ProQuest Archiver

Appendectomy - Surgery Procedures & Risks - NY Times Health …   -  May 2, 2009
The appendix is a small, finger-shaped sac extending from the first part of the large intestine. It is removed when it becomes inflamed or infected. ... New York Times

Notes: Bargnani has appendectomy; Mourning injures knee   -  Mar 21, 2007
AP. TORONTO — Toronto Raptors forward Andrea Bargnani had an appendectomy on Wednesday and is expected to be released from a hospital in the next few days. ... USA TODAY - USA Today

Biedrins back for Warriors after appendectomy   -  Mar 7, 2008
Golden State center Andris Biedrins returned to the Warriors' lineup Friday night against the Miami Heat after missing six games following an appendectomy. ... San Francisco Chronicle

Cadillac' health insurance is far from luxurious   -  Jan 15, 2010
Three and a half years ago, I had an emergency appendectomy. During the surgery, I suffered several preventable complications, one that has proved to be ... Sacramento Bee

ASU notebook: Garrison misses game due to appendectomy   -  Jun 20, 2005
OMAHA, Neb. - Arizona State pitcher Seth Garrison underwent an emergency appendectomy early Sunday morning and was released from the hospital later in the ... East Valley Tribune

On eve of season debut, Penn has appendectomy   -  May 22, 2006
AP. SEATTLE -- Baltimore Orioles pitcher Hayden Penn underwent surgery for appendicitis Monday night and was scratched from his scheduled start Tuesday ... ESPN

Luisao to miss Brazil matches after appendectomy   -  Nov 11, 2009
SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil defender Luisao will miss the team's upcoming friendlies against England and Oman after undergoing an appendectomy. ... USA TODAY - USA Today

Should antibiotic treatment replace appendectomy for acute appendiciti...   -  Mar 20, 2007
Acute appendicitis remains one of the abdominal diseases most commonly requiring emergency treatment. 1 The overall lifetime risk of acute appendicitis is ...

Brandon Moss recovering following appendectomy   -  May 5, 2008
By PAUL KENYON. BOSTON -- Not even a Red Sox player is exempt from the desire to get patients in and out of hospitals as quickly as possible these days. ... Providence Journal

… getting Mavs down Daniels returns home for appendectomy, will be...   -  Feb 5, 2005
He flew back to Dallas on Friday afternoon and had the appendectomy at Baylor Medical Center. He should be released Sunday, Mavericks officials said. ... $2.95 - Dallas Morning News - NewsBank

Roethlisberger ponders possible "black cloud" of bad luck   -  Sep 14, 2006
The appendectomy that forced him to miss the Pittsburgh Steelers' first game, ... Wide receiver Hines Ward played two weeks after having an appendectomy ... Globe and Mail

The New York Times > Health > Slide Show > Appendectomy > Slide 3 of ...   -  Aug 1, 2007
Depending upon the circumstances of the individual patient, an appendectomy can be performed in one of two ways, through an open incision or with a ... New York Times

DeCamillis the best of the 2009 Dallas Cowboys assistants   -  Feb 2, 2010
...“A building falls on me, and I miss a game because of an appendectomy,'' DeCamillis said. “I can't wait until 2010.'' DeCamillis fractured four vertebrae ... Dallas Morning News

College Football .Smith Undergoes Appendectomy .   -  Jul 29, 2005
Au burn University, underwent successful surgery to remove his appendix Tuesday and is ex pected a full recovery, according to Auburn officials Smith ... Herald-Tribune - Google News Archive

Ericcson OK, has an appendectomy   -  May 28, 2009
By Tim Twentyman. Detroit — Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson didn't play in Game 5 after complaining of abdominal pain after Wednesday morning's skate. ... $2.95 - Detroit News - NewsBank

Wild: Appendectomy means Schultz will miss Avs series   -  Apr 8, 2008
By MICHAEL RUSSO, Star Tribune. There is no doubt that Schultz being out is a big blow. He has been Mr. Consistency from the time he put on a Wild sweater. ... Minneapolis Star-Tribune - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Appendectomy for Lohan .   -  Jan 5, 2007
Lindsay Lohan was to have surgery to remove her appendix, her publicist Leslie Sloane Zelnik, said Thursday. Zelnik declined to give details. ... St. Petersburg Times - Google News Archive

… , after all: A motorcycle crash, an appendectomy and a concussion...   -  Oct 29, 2006
Roethlisberger underwent an emergency appendectomy four days before the Steelers' regular-season opener Sept. 7 and missed that game. ... Free with registration - Contra Costa Times -

University of Miami basketball coach Frank Haith underwent surgery Thursday to remove his appendix and might not accompany the Hurricanes to Blacksburg, ... Pay-Per-View - Palm Beach Post - NewsBank

Braves announcer has appendectomy   -  May 4, 2008
By Jon Cooper / Special to ATLANTA -- Braves fans tuning in to SportSouth on Sunday afternoon expecting to hear Jon Sciambi and Joe Simpson instead ...

Julianne Hough Will Undergo Appendectomy   -  Oct 27, 2008
Julianne Hough is scheduling minor surgery to remove her appendix after being diagnosed with endometriosis, the development of uterine-lining tissue outside ...

Moss on the mend after appendectomy   -  May 21, 2008
By Mike Shalin / Special to Before the surgery, Brandon Moss was batting .286 with two home runs and three RBIs in six games. (AP) ...

Brazil's Luisão to miss England friendly after appendectomy   -  Nov 13, 2009
Luisão, seen here celebrating with team-mates after scoring against Argentina in a World Cup qualifier, will miss the game against England. ... The Guardian

Foyle undergoes emergency appendectomy   -  Jul 14, 2007
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State reserve center Adonal Foyle underwent an emergency laparoscopy appendectomy on Friday at nearby Saint Louise Regional ... USA TODAY - USA Today

Janzen recovering after emergency appendectomy   -  May 14, 2005
ORLANDO (AP) — Two-time US Open champion Lee Janzen was released from a hospital Saturday after undergoing an emergency operation to have his appendix ... USA TODAY - USA Today

Appendectomy fells Clowney / Tech's top receiver has surgery, could...   -  Sep 22, 2006
Through three games, [David Clowney] had 13 receptions for 182 yards. He also led Tech as a junior with 34 catches. Clowney set a career- high with 120 ... Pay-Per-View - Richmond Times - Dispatch - ProQuest Archiver

Appendectomy sidelines Stastny two to three weeks   -  Jan 18, 2008
Paul Stastny practiced Thursday with his Avalanche teammates, another seemingly routine day for the young all-star center. But not long after practice was ... $1.95 - Denver Post - NewsBank

… of Developing Crohn's Disease After an Appendectomy: A Meta...   -  Feb 10, 2008
This article was presented as an oral presentation at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada. Dr. Kaplan was awarded the ...

Wild defenseman Schultz returns from appendectomy   -  Apr 19, 2008
DENVER (AP) — Minnesota defenseman Nick Schultz returned to the Wild's lineup Saturday night for Game 6 at Colorado, less than two weeks after undergoing an ... USA TODAY - USA Today

… of Developing Crohn's Disease After an Appendectomy: A Meta...   -  Nov 1, 2008
BACKGROUND: |[emsp]|Studies exploring the association between appendectomy and Crohn's disease (CD) have reported conflicting findings. ...

Laparoscopic or open appendectomy for complicated appendicitis?   -  Jul 24, 2006
Cueto J et al. (2006) Morbidity of laparoscopic surgery for complicated appendicitis: an international study. Surg Endosc 20: 717–720 PubMed. Appendectomy ...

Reds reliever Bill Bray sidelined by appendectomy   -  Jan 18, 2008
CINCINNATI (AP) — Reds reliever Bill Bray had an appendectomy Friday and is expected to resume throwing in two weeks. Bray had the surgery in Grapevine, ... USA TODAY - USA Today

The New York Times > Health > Slide Show > Appendectomy > Slide 2 of ...   -  Aug 1, 2007
If the appendix becomes infected it must be surgically removed before it ruptures and spreads infection to the entire abdominal space. ... New York Times

The No-Incision Appendectomy   -  Apr 3, 2008
By Tiffany Sharples Thursday, Apr. 03, 2008. Over the past year, US doctors have made strides in the use of a technique called "natural orifice" surgery, ... TIME

Injured Mauresmo Pulls Out Of Us Open .   -  Aug 16, 2007 the world, pulled out of the US Open on Wednesday citing a groin injury and the need to recover from an appendectomy in March. Mauresmo, now No. ... St. Petersburg Times - Google News Archive

Singer For Lynyrd Skynyrd Undergoes Appendectomy .   -  May 21, 2006
...front man Johnny Van Zant had his appen dix removed in emergency sur gery, the band's manager said. Van Zant, came out of surgery at Stanford University ... Eugene Register-Guard - Google News Archive

Terwilliger to miss game because of appendectomy.   -  Mar 9, 2006
Mar. 9--The Ohio State men's basketball team will play its Big Ten tournament opener Friday with no center backing up conference player of the year Terence ... Free with registration - Columbus Dispatch -

Zac Efron has emergency appendectomy   -  Nov 19, 2007
LOS ANGELES—"High School Musical" star Zac Efron underwent emergency surgery Tuesday to remove his appendix, his publicist said. ... Boston Globe

… |[rsquo]|s Disease Associated With Appendectomy or Appendicitis|[que...   -  May 1, 2009
To the Editor: In Kaplan and colleagues|[rsquo]|, meta-analysis of 16 case–control studies and 3 cohort studies entitled “The risk of developing Crohn's ...

Celts' Jefferson back home after appendectomy   -  Nov 9, 2006
AP. BOSTON -- Boston Celtics forward Al Jefferson was released from the hospital Thursday night, one day after his appendix was removed. ... ESPN

… \ QB HAS EMERGENCY APPENDECTOMY.(Sports) - The Cincinnati Post …   -  Sep 4, 2006
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Lilja undergoes an appendectomy   -  Oct 22, 2008
He'll be out tonight; McCarty clears waivers and Helm is sent down to Grand Rapids to play. By Dave DyeThe Detroit News. DETROIT — Andreas Lilja was in the ... $2.95 - Detroit News - NewsBank

Twins' Mauer 'Frustrated' Over Lingering Injury   -  May 31, 2007
Halladay (4-2) has been out since undergoing an appendectomy on May 11. He underwent the surgery one day after he was hit hard in an 8-0 loss to the Red Sox ... Washington Post

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