Results for: Appendix

What is the plural of appendix?

The plural form of appendix is appendices, but appendixes is also used. The plural of "appendix" depends on its meaning. If you mean a small organ near your bowel, the plu (MORE)

What do you do if you have appendix pain?

The early stage of appendicitis can include indistinguishable abdominal pains as are found in indigestion, or kidney conditions. Only a doctor can diagnose appendicitis, and p (MORE)

What does appendix mean?

The appendix is a dead-end tube in the intestines. It has no function, and it causes problems in many people, in the form of appendicitis, which is a disease caused by the app (MORE)

Why do you have an appendix?

The reason we have an appendix is unknown. I twas once thought that it could have helped our ancestors digest food more easily. The reason for our (humans) appendix is unclea (MORE)

What is the work of the appendix?

  According to the researchers, the appendix's job is to "reboot" the digestive system when that happens with the bacteria safely harbored in the appendix.   Many docto (MORE)

Is the appendix necessary?

Recent research has revealed that there is a specific function for the appendix. It is: a store-house for all of the microbes that naturally occur in our Gut. When our normal (MORE)
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How does your appendix burst?

When you have Appendicitis your appendix gets inflamed. If you  don't get it treated it will continue to swell and burst. If you  don't get to doctor after your appendix bur (MORE)

What is the purpose for appendix?

The issue of the purpose of the appendix remains a matter of considerable debate. It is known that the appendix can be removed without causing any long-term adverse effects fo (MORE)