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Ascending colon

Known as: COLON, ASCENDING, Colon ascendant, Colon ascendens 
The segment of LARGE INTESTINE between the CECUM and the TRANSVERSE COLON. It passes cephalad from the cecum to the caudal surface of the right lobe… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Objective Colorectal cancer is typically classified into proximal colon, distal colon and rectal cancer. Tumour genetic and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Complex microbial populations are organized in relation to their environment. In the intestine, the inner lining (mucosa) is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Colonoscopy is used for early detection and prevention of colorectal cancer, but evidence on the magnitude of overall… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Activated protein C (APC) reduces mortality of severe sepsis patients but increases the risk of serious bleeding. APC exerts… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Short-chain fatty acids (SCFAs), 2–4 carbon monocarboxylates including acetate, propionate and butyrate, are known to have a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To examine differential messenger RNA (mRNA) expression of relevant cytokines, metalloproteases, growth and adhesion… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Distinct epidemiological and clinicopathological characteristics of colorectal carcinomas (CRCs) based on their anatomical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Mast cells (MC) release potent mediators which alter enteric nerve and smooth muscle function and may play a role in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Suspensions of isolated epithelial cells (colonocytes) from the human colon were used to assess utilisation of respiratory fuels… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
The histopathologist quite often faces diagnostic problems such as the recognition of early stages of disease, borderline cases… Expand
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