The appendix is a useless part of the intestine. Many people get an infected appendix. Appendectomy means your appendix was removed with surgery. It will take about six weeks for you to recover. Your laparoscopic surgery involved the use of an instrument to see inside your abdomen. You have several small incisions on your abdomen. With this type of surgery you may have a faster recovery. You might feel some discomfort in your shoulder. It is caused by a harmless gas used in surgery. It will go away over time. This is normal.that's some crazy stuff my friends.