Do I have to change my life after my appendix is removed?

After the appendix is removed, there aren't any lifestyle changes that need to be made by the patient, says Mallik Piduru, MD from Oak Hill Hospital. Watch this video to learn more.
After your appendix is removed, your surgeon will require some restrictions during your recovery. But once this is complete you shouldn’t need to make any noticeable changes in your diet, activity or normal activities.
Joan Haizlip, MSN
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Once your appendix is removed you can live a normal life again.  You will not need to make any changes in your diet or lifestyle.

Johns Hopkins Medicine
Administration

People can live a normal life without their appendix. Changes in diet, exercise or other lifestyle modifications are usually not necessary.

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