Is the appendix useless

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No, it isn't

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Does the appendix have a role in the human body?

appendix is a useless organ in the human body

What is the useless organ in the human body?

The appendix.

What causes appendix pain?

The appendix is a useless organ, in which most people have removed. Appendix pain is caused by irritation and infection of the appendix, causing it to inflate.

What is the name of a useless part of the digestive system?


Why does appendix hurt?

Your appendix hurts for an unknown resean. It is said that we needed it in the first stages of evolution, but now it is useless.

What is a useless organ?

One that does not serve a function within the body. For an example, the appendix.

Why is your appendix useless?

No, an appendix is NOT useless. It stores extra waste. But you can live without one. Take me for example. NONE OF YOU ITERNAL ORGANS ARE USELESS. They were made for a reason.The appendix is actually the only way your large intestine is able to survive an infection (diarrhea). Any good bacterium survives in the appendix and once the infection passes by, the surviving bacterium can restore balance to the large intestine. So really, the appendix is a life saver unless you want to live with diarrhea the rest of your life.

Purpose of appendix?

The appendix is a vestigial organ. It may have served an actual purpose at one point in time in our evolutionary ancestors, but in our bodies it is useless.

What is the purpose of a appendix?

Some scientists have done some studying. They believe that the appendix is not so useless. They believe the produce and protect 'good' germs.

Do dogs have an appendix?

No. The appendix is the vestigial (now mostly useless) caecum found in humans. Dogs do not have an 'appendix', but they do have a small caecum (a coiled organ), which does not have a very important role (unlike the caecum in herbivores).

Why do polar bears have a tail?

It probably was once useful but like the appendix in people its currently useless

What does the appendix do in the digestive system?

nothing, the appendix is useless. Because of all the peanut butter you eat. If you eat too much it'll BLOW UP like my eyeball on September 11.

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