Colon Anatomy (with Small Intestine Label)
|Title:||Colon Anatomy (with Small Intestine Label)|
Drawing shows the cecum, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, sigmoid colon, rectum, and anal canal. Also shown is the small intestine.
The cecum connects the small intestine to the colon. The colon includes the ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, and sigmoid colon. The sigmoid colon connects to the rectum and anal canal, which leads to the outside of the body.
|Topics/Categories:||Anatomy -- Digestive/Gastrointestinal System|
|Type:||Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Terese Winslow (Illustrator)|
|Date Created:||August 11, 2021|
|Date Added:||July 21, 2014|
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Rights holder: Terese Winslow