Acute abdomen and pregnancy
Often, a woman, learning about her pregnancy, begins to soar, the general vanity recedes into the background. However, a sense of joy and a comprehensive euphoria can play a cruel joke on the future mother.
During pregnancy a woman can not always adequately assess her condition and notice symptoms of a dangerous disease on time. In this case, it is an acute surgical pathology that can occur during pregnancy and requires surgical treatment.
Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix of the cecum. Acute appendicitis is one of the most common acute diseases of the abdominal cavity. According to statistics, women are sick more often than men, and in pregnant women the frequency reaches 1.5%, which, you will agree, is not small.
Modern possibilities of diagnosis and treatment allowed to reduce mortality from acute appendicitis to minimal values. However, in pregnant women, a sad outcome is observed more often than in non-pregnant women. The reason is hidden on the surface – all the attention of a woman is directed at the baby and all changes in the body are associated purely with pregnancy. There was a vomiting – a toxicosis, the stomach was ill – candles with a papaverine or no-shpa.
Is manifested by shingles in the area above the navel, nausea, vomiting. The general condition is violated right up to loss of consciousness. In time the begun conservative treatment in most cases appears effective, and here at the started cases resort to operative treatment. The approach to delivery is individual.
Everything here described only one goal - to attract the attention of the pregnant woman to her health. This does not mean that you should immediately look for all the symptoms of the described diseases, just treat yourself carefully.