Rectosigmoid Region

Known as: RECTOSIGMOID JUNCTION, junction rectosigmoid 
The area where the sigmoid colon joins the rectum.
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2016
2016
OBJECTIVES Evidence suggests a possible role of Fusobacterium nucleatum in colorectal carcinogenesis, especially in right-sided… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Measures of avoidable deaths incorporate the notion that deaths from certain causes should not occur within specified… (More)
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2009
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2009
PURPOSE We have previously reported the five-year results of a randomized trial comparing laparoscopic and open resection for… (More)
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2003
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2003
Physical activity has been inconsistently associated with rectal cancer despite the consistent association between physical… (More)
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1999
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1999
PURPOSE Many centers perform a one-stage pull-through procedure for Hirschsprung's disease (HD) diagnosed in infancy. The authors… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Visceral hyperalgesia is most likely a phenomenon of substantial clinical importance and may also play a role in the… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVES The entire length of the colon, starting at the rectosigmoid junction and ending at the cecum, can be visualized by… (More)
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1993
1993
Register and census data for complete cohorts of Norwegian men and women born between 1935 and 1969 have been used to examine the… (More)
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1988
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1988
The motor activity of colonic segments proximal to the rectosigmoid junction are poorly understood. We investigated colonic… (More)
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1978
1978
Fifty-four endoscopically missed colonic polypoid lesions reveal the limitations of colonic endoscopy. Colonoscopy failed to… (More)
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