After century of removing appendixes, docs find antibiotics can be enough

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I had my appendix removed years ago.
It almost burst and I nearly died.
I think in my case, antibiotics alone wouldn’t have helped.

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My twin had his appendix burst when we were 12. If they didn’t drain some of the fluid when they found it torn up he probably would have been a goner.

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I had my appendix out when I was a teenager.

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Prediction: Five years from now we’ll see articles blaming the ineffectiveness of anti-biotics on their overuse for appendix infections when said atrophied organs just should have been removed.

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Not the answer for everyone but my brother had his out a few years ago.and they found
it was cancerous. saved his life

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