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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Although rates of detection of adenomatous lesions (tumors or polyps) and cecal intubation are recommended for use as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Background and Aims Increased efficiency of energy harvest, due to alterations in the gut microbiota (increased Firmicutes and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Sepsis remains a prevalent clinical challenge and the underlying pathophysiology is still poorly understood. To investigate the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Aims/hypothesisRecent evidence suggests that a particular gut microbial community may favour occurrence of the metabolic diseases… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Carcinoid tumors represent an unusual and complex disease spectrum with protean clinical manifestations. This compilation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Host innate responses to bacterial infections are primarily mediated by neutrophils and monocytes/macrophages. These cells… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The ability of different enteric pathogens and coliforms to trigger agglutination of yeast cells (Saccharomyces cerevisiae, NCYC… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Certain indigestible oligosaccharides may benefit gastrointestinal tract health via fermentation and proliferation of desirable… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Viable bacteria were not cultured from the mesenteric lymph nodes, spleens, or livers of specific-pathogen-free (SPF) mice… Expand
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