The inflammation of the vermiform appendix, which is connected to the cecum, requires immediate surgical intervention. The animation shows the cause and consequences of the inflammation as well as the process of the surgery.
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The large intestine is the last section of our digestive track.
The longest part of the digestive system, where most of the digestion and absorption takes place.
A blood clot that forms in the deep veins of the lower limbs can cause a fatal pulmonary embolism if they enter the lungs.
Glands of the endocrine system secrete hormones into the blood.
The pancreas and the liver empty digestive juices into the duodenum.
The cause of a heart attack is the blockage of a coronary artery. It is one the most common causes of death.
This animation shows the symptoms and treatment of secretory otitis media.
The ribs, the sternum and the spinal column form the skeleton of the chest.
During swallowing food travels from the mouth cavity into the stomach.