mesocecum


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mesocecum

 [mez″o-se´kum]
the occasionally occurring mesentery of the cecum.

mes·o·ce·cum

(mez'ō-sē'kŭm),
Part of the mesocolon, supporting the cecum, that occasionally persists when the ascending colon becomes retroperitoneal during fetal life.
Synonym(s): mesentery of cecum
[meso- + cecum]

mes·o·ce·cum

(mez'ō-sē'kŭm)
Part of the mesocolon, supporting the cecum, which occasionally persists when the ascending colon becomes retroperitoneal during fetal life.
Synonym(s): mesocaecum.
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