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Bible DictionaryNCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
[SEE-kum]A pouch that forms the first part of the large intestine. It connects the small intestine to the colon, which is part of the large intestine.  
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Bible DictionaryNIDDK Digestive Diseases Dictionary
(SEEK-um) The beginning of the large intestine. The cecum is connected to the lower part of the small intestine, called the ileum.
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Bible DictionaryHepatitis Central (TM) Liver Disease Medical Glossary
Dilated pouch that forms the first part of the large intestine and connects the colon to the ileum
Bible DictionaryDictionary of Medicine
The first portion of the large bowel which receives fecal material from the small bowel (ileum). The appendix is also attached to the cecum. The cecum is located in the lower right quadrant of the abdomen.
See also: YF-Vax , D.Ac. , 9-1-1 , 3-D , P&S

 

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