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sigmoid flexure

Known as: Sigmoid Flexure of Colon, Sigmoid Flexure of the Colon 
The curving part of the colon that is in continuity with the rectum.
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2015
2015
Mosasaurs (Squamata: Mosasauridae) were a highly diverse, globally distributed group of aquatic lizards in the Late Cretaceous… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE To compare CT-based volumetric calculations and International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements (ICRU… 
1983
1983
Penile haematomas, lying outside the tunica albuginea, were found in six bulls of various breeds, aged one-and-a-half to nine-and… 
1966
1966
  • F. Rack
  • Diseases of the colon and rectum
  • 1966
  • Corpus ID: 34894555
SummaryTo increase the safety of a primary anastomosis of the left colon and rectum after anterior resection, a method has been… 
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1965
1965
SummaryA study was undertaken to determine the accuracy of the barium-enema examination in detecting carcinoma of the colon. It… 
Review
1964
Review
1964
SummaryAn autopsy series of 320 patients who had carcinoma of the rectum or sigmoid flexure has been reviewed and a pattern of… 
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1964
1964
Summary and ConclusionsIn this excellent presentation, a report is made of the well-established role ofT. cruzi in the etiology… 
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1962
1962
SummaryAttention has been directed to the rarity of cystic lymphangioma of the colon and rectum, having been reported only 15… 
Review
1961
Review
1961
SummaryRecords of a series of 28 patients with sigmoidal fistulas have been reviewed. Our discussion of the incidence and… 
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Review
1959
Review
1959
SummarySome features of villous tumors of the colon and rectum have been reviewed briefly and a case of a large benign villous…