9 Symptoms of Appendicitis

Diagnosing appendicitis can be tricky. You should see your doctor if you have the following symptoms.
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Belly-button pain

Appendicitis pain often occurs in the lower-right side of the abdomen. The first sign, however, is typically discomfort near the belly button, which then moves to the lower abdomen.

Some people, including children and pregnant women, may experience pain in different areas of their abdomen or on their side.

The pain also will get worse if you move your legs or abdomen; cough or sneeze; or are jarred—during a bumpy car ride, for instance.

Next: Rapidly worsening pain

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