appendectomy

(A-pen-DEK-toh-mee)

Surgery to remove the appendix (small finger-shaped pouch at the end of the first part of the large intestine).

Pronunciation of dictionary term "appendectomy"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "apendicectomía"

Cirugía para extirpar el apéndice (bolsa en forma de dedo al final de la primera parte del intestino grueso).