What Is the Main Function of the Appendix?

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Before, scientists though that the appendix was just a vestigial organ and therefore does not serve any function. Recently, it was discovered that it is involved in the production and production of good bacteria in the intestines. The appendix also has some other immune functions.
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Some scientists think they have figured out the job of the troublesome appendix:
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A finger size, slimy, dead-end sac, the appendix measures between 2 and 8 inches long and a half-inch wide. According to Talkorigins.com, "The appendix is longest in childhood
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currently they have no use, it is thought that in the cave days the appendix helped with digestion of grass.
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The vermiform(worm like) appendix is a hollow tubular structure in the right lower quadrant of the abdominal cavity. It's function has been debated for years. Currently, most experts
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