They tested for strep first, and by that time his temperature was back to normal. But it came back negative and his abdomen was still tender, along with nausea, and by that time they were telling me it just about had to be appendicitis. But the CAT scan showed nothing but, and I quote, "a lot of stool."
Lucky for the kid, none of his classmates read this stuff.
Kane was great; he drank the "contrast" concoction, got an IV inserted and blood drawn, and never complained once.
Oh, yeah, and I got an email from my FFL:
"I have it."