The appendix is in the body's lower right abdominal area where the small intestine and large intestine meet. Scientists are uncertain what the function of this 4-inch tube actually...
Mar 9, 2015 ... WebMD's guide to the warning signs of appendicitis.
Learn about its function, parts, location in the body, and conditions that affect the
appendix, as well as tests and treatments for appendix conditions.
Appendicitis occurs when bacteria grow in the appendix, a worm-shaped pouch
attached to the large intestine. Appendicitis symptoms include belly-button pain, ...
Jan 16, 2015 ... Learn about appendicitis symptoms like abdominal pain, loss of appetite, nausea
, vomiting, and fever. Early symptoms are often difficult to ...
Dec 19, 2014 ... The appendix is a narrow tube-shaped pouch protruding from your large intestine
. It's up to six inches long and located in the lower right side of ...
Appendicitis — Comprehensive overview covers signs, symptoms, causes, ...
Sudden pain that begins on the right side of the lower abdomen; Sudden pain
Nov 9, 2015 ... Appendicitis is common and can cause severe pain. ... that the appendix may
play some part in defending the body against ... Over the next few hours the pain
typically travels to the lower right-hand side of the abdomen.
Knowing what side is the appendix on will help determine if you or your child ... it
is now known that it plays a role in protecting the body from infection because it ...