mesocecum

noun
me·​so·​ce·​cum
variants: or chiefly British mesocaecum \ -​ˈsē-​kəm How to pronounce mesocaecum (audio) \
plural mesoceca or chiefly British mesocecaeca\ -​kə How to pronounce mesocecaeca (audio) \

Medical Definition of mesocecum

: the fold of peritoneum attached to the cecum

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“Mesocecum.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mesocecum. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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