Colon: Anatomy and Structural Anomalies

Steven M. Cohn, Elisa H. Birnbaum, Charles M. Friel

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4 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTextbook of Gastroenterology, Fifth Edition
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9781405169110
StatePublished - Feb 17 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Colon-anatomy and structural anomalies
  • Colonic development
  • Colostomy, ileostomy, and mucus fistula
  • Intestinal duplications-rare congenital anomalies
  • Structural and congenital abnormalities
  • Surgically altered anatomy
  • total proctocolectomy-removal of entire colon and rectum

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine

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