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The appendix is located in the lower right abdomen. The appendix is approximately four inches long and sits where the small intestine meets the large intestine. The exact location of the appendix varies from person to pe... More »

The function of the vermiform appendix is unclear, though according to WebMD, some have suggested the organ acts as a repository for beneficial intestinal flora. The theory states that after beneficial bacteria are lost ... More »

The appendix is located where the small and large intestines meet, projecting outward from the cecum, in the lower right portion of the abdomen. It is a narrow, tubular-shaped organ often described as resembling a worm o... More »

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