TITLE

sigmoid colon

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1997
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "sigmoid colon" is presented. It refers to the part of the colon that turns medially at the left iliac crest, between the descending colon and the rectum which is shaped like the letter S.
ACCESSION #
21245665

 

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