appendix

Pronunciation:(uh-PEN-dix)

Definition: A small, fingerlike pouch that sticks out from the cecum (the first part of the large intestine near the end of the small intestine).Cancer.govPatient

The appendix is a small, fingerlike pouch that is attached to the end of the colon (large intestine).El apéndice es una bolsa pequeña en forma de dedo, unida al extremo del colon (intestino grueso).apéndiceBolsa pequeña, parecida a un dedo que sobresale del ciego (la primera parte del intestino grueso, cerca del final del intestino delgado).Cancer.govPatient Date last modified: 2014-11-19