Family Health 101: Appendicitis

Posted On : May 19, 2017   In ,

Stomach pain is one of the most common reasons patients visit the emergency room. It is also one of the most complicated symptoms to diagnose. There can be a number of reasons that cause abdominal pain. (Click here) to read more about what to expect when you visit Family ER with abdominal pain. Based on the patient’s examination, if the pain is localized to the lower right side, chances are it may be the appendix. Appendix Function The appendix is a finger-sized organ attached to the large intestine. It is where the small and large intestines meet. Although the actual

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What to expect: Abdominal Pain

Posted On : July 28, 2016   In , , ,

Any condition that warrants a trip to the emergency room is scary. Especially when you’re not sure what’s going on with your body. All you know is that your stomach hurts. Abdominal pain is one of the top reasons people visit the ER. However, it is also one of the hardest conditions to diagnosis since there are so many different reasons that can cause stomach pain. Here is a quick run down of what to expect should you have to visit a Family Emergency Room due to abdominal pain. Arrival Upon arrival to any Family ER location, our friendly staff will ask you a couple

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