Carrie Ann Inaba’s vomiting and stomach ache turned out to be signs of acute gangrenous appendicitis, and there was just one option to deal with it. “I had an emergency appendectomy final week and whereas it has been fairly a painful expertise, I additionally know it is a present to even really feel this ache,” she wrote. An appendectomy is the surgical removing of the appendix, a tiny organ situated on the precise aspect of the torso. It is connected to the very backside of the colon. When it will get infected, it may well trigger the signs Inaba skilled. And if left untreated, the appendix can truly burst and trigger a probably lethal bacterial an infection, per Cleveland Clinic. That is possible why Inaba thought of herself fortunate, regardless of having to go underneath the knife.
In a video that she included in her Instagram submit, Inaba revealed that she skilled some undisclosed problems throughout her surgical procedure and needed to stay within the hospital for 4 days. She additionally stated that it might take her as much as six weeks to get well absolutely. “However I am simply grateful to be alive,” she added.
Inaba’s former “Dancing With the Stars” castmate Derek Hough was additionally completely happy that she was on the mend, and he felt her ache. “Get nicely quickly,” he wrote within the feedback. “I had that a couple of years in the past. Glad you bought it taken care of. Really feel higher.”