Sigmoid colon

Known as: An S-shaped section of the colon, colon sigmoid, Colon sigmoideum 
The portion of the colon that connects to the descending colon above and the rectum below.(On-line Medical Dictionary)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND No randomized controlled trial has compared laparoscopic sigmoid resection (LSR) to open sigmoid resection (OSR) for… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES), a recent development in the field of minimally invasive surgery, may… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Standard echo state networks (ESNs) are built from simple additive units with a sigmoid activation function. Here we investigate… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Epithelial barrier function is impaired in Crohn's disease. AIM To define the underlying cellular mechanisms with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This paper presents a novel Gabor-based kernel Principal Component Analysis (PCA) method by integrating the Gabor wavelet… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE Telerobotic surgical systems attempt to provide technological solutions to the inherent limitations of traditional… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE Our hypothesis was that in patients with perforated sigmoid colon diverticulitis and peritonitis (Hinchey Stage III and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A computational model is described in which the sizes of variables are represented by the explicit times at which action… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Colonic contents were obtained from two human sudden-death victims within 3 h of death. One of the subjects (1) was methanogenic… (More)
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1961
Highly Cited
1961
Aetiological considerations During the present decade new light has been thrown on the aetiology and pathogenesis of diverticular… (More)
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