vermiform appendixmedical dictionary

A wormlike intestinal diverticulum extending from the blind end of the caecum; it varies in length and ends in a blind extremity.

Synonyms: appendix vermiformis, appendix ceci, processus vermiformis, vermiform appendage, vermiform process, vermix.

(05 Mar 2000)

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