Medical Definition of cecum
plural ceca or chiefly British caeca \-kə\play
: a cavity open at one end (as the blind end of a duct); especially : the blind pouch at the beginning of the large intestine into which the ileum opens from one side and which is continuous with the colon
Variants of cecum
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