Large bowel (sigmoid colon) showing multiple diverticula. Note how the diverticula appear on either side of the longitudinal ...
It is usually covered by sigmoid colon. The presacral space may contain one of several kinds of tumor. The most common tumor ...
The rectum and sigmoid colon can absorb magnesium. Forty percent of dietary magnesium is absorbed. Hypomagnesemia stimulates ...
... also cecal volvulus sigmoid colon volvulus (sigmoid volvulus) volvulus of the transverse colon volvulus of the splenic flexure ... Volvulus of the cecum, transverse colon, or sigmoid colon occurs, usually in adults, with only minor predisposing factors such ... January 2004). "Our sigmoid colon volvulus experience and benefits of colonoscope in detortion process". Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 96 ... The most commonly affected part of the intestines in adults is the sigmoid colon with the cecum being second most affected. In ...
Sigmoidocele is a prolapse of peritoneum that contains a section of sigmoid colon. In females, these prolapses usually descend ... The ASCRS textbook of colon and rectal surgery. New York: Springer. pp. 47-52. ISBN 0-387-24846-3. ASCRS: Pelvic Floor ...
Unlike the vagina, which is closed off by the cervix, the rectum leads to the sigmoid colon. Objects that are inserted into the ... Some plugs are designed (long, flexible and curved) to penetrate the sigmoid colon. Butt plugs are made of a variety of ... potentially obstructing the colon; to prevent this from occurring, it is recommended that individuals use sex toys with a ...
P. R. Tarnasky u. a.: Colonoscopic diagnosis and treatment of chronic chicken bone perforation of the sigmoid colon. In: ... In: Dis Colon Rectum. 47, 2004, S. 1694-1698. PMID 15540301 W. C. Huang, J. K. Jiang, H. S. Wang, S. H. Yang, W. S. Chen, T. C ... In: Dis Colon Rectum 39, 1996, S. 935-937. PMID 8756851 H. Bailey and J. Love: A short textbook of surgery. A. J. H. Rains and ... In: Dis Colon Rectum 29, 1986, S. 675. PMID 3757713 C. J. Couch u. a.: Rectal foreign bodies. In: Med J Aust 144, 1986, S. 512- ...
Khan, Muhammad N.; Naqvi, Abul H.; Lee, Richard E. (8 June 2004). "Carcinoma of sigmoid colon following urinary diversion: a ... are diverted into the sigmoid colon. It is done as a treatment for bladder cancer, where the urinary bladder had to be removed ... As well as this, the urine entering the colon can cause diarrhea and salt imbalance due to the sodium and chloride in the urine ... Urea levels in the blood are higher due to urea crossing the colon wall. In the large intestine, sodium is swapped for ...
Unlike other portions of the colon, the rectum does not have taeniae coli. The rectum connects with the sigmoid colon at the ... The rectum is a continuation of the sigmoid colon, and connects to the anus. The rectum follows the shape of the sacrum and ... Its caliber is similar to that of the sigmoid colon at its commencement, but it is dilated near its termination, forming the ... the end of the sigmoid colon, at the level of the third sacral vertebra or the sacral promontory depending upon what definition ...
Sigmoid colon and rectum, showing distribution of branches of inferior mesenteric artery and their anastomoses. Middle rectal ...
This included an operation on November 5, 1941, which found "carcinoma of the rectal sigmoid". Doctors gave him less than six ... From the age of 70, Rutherford underwent several medical treatments for cancer of the colon. ...
French) Studies on sigmoid colon activity in diabetes and hyperthyroidism (Pol Med Sci Hist Bull. 1968 Jan;11(1):34-7) ...
They typically occur in the sigmoid colon, which is a common place for increased pressure. The left side of the colon is more ... Stefánsson T, Ekbom A, Sparèn P, Påhlman L (Aug 2004). "Association between sigmoid diverticulitis and left-sided colon cancer ... Tears in the colon leading to bleeding or perforations may occur; intestinal obstruction may occur (constipation or diarrhea ... in terms of image quality and is usually only performed if the patient has strictures or an excessively tortuous sigmoid colon ...
Attempts at removal can have severe and even lethal effects, such as the rupture of the colon wall by catheter or an acute ... Rajagopal, A; Martin, J (June 2002). "Giant fecaloma with idiopathic sigmoid megacolon: report of a case and review of the ... Decreased motility of the colon results in dry, hard stools that in the case of fecal impaction become compacted into a large, ... Daily medications can also be used to promote normal motility of the colon and soften stools. Daily use of laxatives or enemas ...
Dukes CE, Morgan CN (1948). "Double carcinoma of the rectum and recto-sigmoid colon, with amoebiasis, schistosomiasis and ... Dukes CE (1959). "The etiology of cancer of the colon and rectum". Diseases of the colon and rectum. 2 (1): 27-32. doi:10.1007/ ... Dukes CE (1958). "Cancer control in familial polyposis of the colon". Diseases of the colon and rectum. 1 (6): 413-23. doi: ... It was there that he began his recognized studies on the pathology of colon cancer. He wrote several books based on his ...
... the left colic and sigmoid plexuses, which supply the descending and sigmoid parts of the colon; and the superior hemorrhoidal ...
Another approach is the use of an autotransplant of a resected sigmoid colon using laparoscopic surgery; results are reported ...
Thus, patients without adequate collateralization are at risk for ischemia of the descending and sigmoid colon. Bloody diarrhea ... If blood flow to the colon drops by more than about 50%, ischemia will develop. The arteries feeding the colon are very ... A colonic stricture is a band of scar tissue which forms as a result of the ischemic injury and narrows the lumen of the colon ... The colon receives blood from both the superior and inferior mesenteric arteries. The blood supply from these two major ...
There are other smaller recesses including those around the duodenojejunal flexure, cecum, and the sigmoid colon. These gutters ...
... its injuries include anal sphincter lacerations and rectal and sigmoid colon (rectosigmoid) perforation, which might result in ...
In front of it are the internal iliac artery, internal iliac vein, the ureter, and the sigmoid colon. The superior gluteal ...
They drain the descending colon and sigmoid parts of the colon and the upper part of the rectum. Colorectal cancer may ... The inferior mesenteric lymph nodes consist of: (a) small glands on the branches of the left colic and sigmoid arteries (b) a ... group in the sigmoid mesocolon, around the superior hemorrhoidal artery (c) a pararectal group in contact with the muscular ...
They drain the descending iliac and sigmoid parts of the colon and the upper part of the rectum; their efferents pass to the ...
They are chiefly appended to the transverse and sigmoid parts of the colon, however, their function is unknown. The appendages ... are small pouches of the peritoneum filled with fat and situated along the colon, but are absent in the rectum. ...
Regeneration of urinary bladder using endoderm stem cells from sigmoid colon published in Ind J of Exptl Biol. in 2010. ...
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