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The doctors became targets of public anger later.
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Doctors say they can now remove a patient`s appendix through their natural orifices like the mouth, vagina and rectum.
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Two out of three appendix removal operations may be unnecessary and could be avoided by simply administering antibiotics, a new study has revealed.
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Pregnant women are at no greater risk of developing an infection or other complication after having their gallbladder removed.
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Surgical removal of tonsils before the age of 20 will elevate the risk of a premature heart attack.
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Radiologists can diagnose acute appendicitis from a remote location with the use of a mobile phone equipped with special software.