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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appendix_(anatomy)

The appendix is a blind-ended tube connected to the cecum, from which it develops in the embryo. The cecum is a pouchlike structure of the colon, located at the junction of the ... The human appendix averages 9 cm in length but can range from 2 to 20 cm. The diameter of the appendix is usually between 7 and 8 mm.

www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/picture-of-the-appendix

Feb 18, 2017 ... WebMD's Appendix Anatomy Page provides detailed images, definitions, and information about the appendix. Learn about its function, parts, location in the body, and conditions that affect the appendix, as ... Human Anatomy.

www.medicinenet.com/appendicitis/article.htm

Jul 3, 2017 ... Due to the varying size and location of the appendix and the proximity of other organs to the appendix, it may be difficult to differentiate ...

www.prevention.com/health/5-warning-signs-your-appendix-might-burst

Feb 7, 2017 ... Here are five signs that could indicate your appendix is about to burst.

emedicalhub.com/appendix-pain

Appendix is a finger-like pouch that is connected to the large intestine. It is located at the lower right abdominal quadrant [1]. Usually, it is 4 inches (10 cm) in  ...

www.innerbody.com/image/dige03.html

... the human appendix is a narrow pouch of tissue whose resemblance to a worm inspired its alternate name, vermiform (worm-like) appendix. It is located in the ...

www.ihealthblogger.com/appendix-pain-location-causes-diagnosis-treatment-and-surgery

Appendix Location The appendix is a small attachment connected to the caecum, located at the lower right abdominal area where the large and small intestine.

www.webmd.boots.com/digestive-disorders/appendicitis

Appendicitis is a painful inflammation or swelling of the appendix. Appendicitis is a medical emergency and a person should be taken to A&E as soon as ...

www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-the-Appendix.aspx

Aug 3, 2017 ... The appendix is usually located at the lower right side of the abdomen. ... The function of the vermiform appendix in the human body is not fully ...