How many people die annually because of appendicitis?

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How many people die annually because of appendicitis?
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Most statistics report around 300 deaths due to appendicitis in the US each year. Statistics vary widely around the world and from report to report. Most fatalities are people who did not receive proper medical treatment or sought out treatment too late.
When you don't get surgery or antibiotic drugs, more than 50% of people with appendicitis die.

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