Cecum

Known as: LARGE INTESTINE, CECUM, caecal, Cieco 
A blind pouch-like commencement of the colon in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen at the end of the small intestine and the start of the large… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
RATIONALE Sepsis refers to the clinical syndrome of severe systemic inflammation precipitated by infection. Despite appropriate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND The complex microbiome of the ceca of chickens plays an important role in nutrient utilization, growth and well-being… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE Laparoscopy is the approach of choice for the majority of colorectal disorders that require a minimally invasive… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Sepsis remains a prevalent clinical challenge and the underlying pathophysiology is still poorly understood. To investigate the… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Recent evidence suggests that a particular gut microbial community may favour occurrence of the metabolic diseases. Recently, we… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Carcinoid tumors represent an unusual and complex disease spectrum with protean clinical manifestations. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Sepsis in humans is a difficult condition to treat and is often associated with a high mortality rate. In this study, we induced… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The effect of Bifidobacterium longum (4 x 10(8) viable cells/g diet) and a derivative of inulin ('Raftiline HP'; 5% w/w in diet… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The purpose of this study was to establish a nude rat orthotopic (organ-specific) human colorectal cancer model as an in vivo… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Evidence for the occurrence of microbial breakdown of carbohydrate in the human colon has been sought by measuring short chain… (More)
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