A soldier who lost his speech at the battle of Loos has recovered it as the result of an operation for appendicitis.
But, after all, it does "stage" more prettily than appendicitis or typhoid.
The man's whole appearance, all his actions, his eager grasping of the appendicitis theory, proclaimed insanity.
But I had to go and get appendicitis, And they took me to the hospital.
appendicitis, unrecognized until later, must have been common, and heart disease probably went undiagnosed.
That nice boy has been telling me that he has had appendicitis.
It is an event in the voyage, just as the appendicitis operation is an event in life.
How can you tell the difference between colic and appendicitis?
appendicitis is a mark, not a result, of a high grade of civilization.
"I believe he's got appendicitis," announced Fitz, gazing up at us.
appendicitis ap·pen·di·ci·tis (ə-pěn'dĭ-sī'tĭs)
Inflammation of the vermiform appendix.