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Cecum  

BROADER CONCEPT

NARROWER CONCEPTS

NOTE

  • Inflammation = CECITIS see TYPHLITIS

SCOPE NOTE

  • The blind sac or outpouching area of the LARGE INTESTINE that is below the entrance of the SMALL INTESTINE. It has a worm-like extension, the vermiform APPENDIX.

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