Aimee Davis double appendixes provided ingalls 2016-11-30
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Ingalls doctors discover a rare condition: two appendixes

  Aimee Davis, who recently had two appendixes removed  at Ingalls Hospital, poses with her primary physician  Dr. Kaveh Rahmani, left, and her surgeon Dr. Michael  Romberg, right. (Provided photo)

 

As an educator at the Field Museum in Chicago, Aimee Davis lives and breathes history.

She’s not accustomed to making it though.

Yet that’s exactly what the 36-year-old Chicagoan did when she had not one — but two — appendixes. Her condition is so rare that medical journals report . . .

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.

 

 

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