Transverse colon

Known as: Colon, Transverse, Colon transversum, Colon trasverso 
The third division of the colon (large intestine). It communicates with the ascending colon in the upper right-hand quadrant of the abdomen and the… (More)
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND Complete mesocolic excision (CME) with central vessel ligation (CVL) as performed in Erlangen offers the best long… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Colonoscopy is used for early detection and prevention of colorectal cancer, but evidence on the magnitude of overall… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES We evaluated morphology and function of the gut in patients with chronic heart failure (CHF). BACKGROUND Intestinal… (More)
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1998
1998
The interstitial cells of Cajal (ICC) are thought to play an important role in the control of gut motility. The regional and… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND The mechanisms underlying the frequent development of colorectal carcinomas in patients with ulcerative colitis are… (More)
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1994
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1994
Colorectal carcinoma in humans and animal models is associated with increased synthesis of prostaglandin E2 (PGE2). PGE2… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
In this study, total gut transit and regional colonic transit in patients with idiopathic constipation were measured… (More)
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1990
1990
An accessory colic artery which arose from the superior mesenteric artery more proximally than the first jejunal artery and met… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
The association between physical job activity and colon cancer was examined in a 19-year follow-up study of 1.1 million Swedish… (More)
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1970
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1970
Ganglia from Auerbach's plexus of the large intestine (caecum, appendix vermiformis, colon transversum and rectum) in man, rhesus… (More)
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