hindgut: distal half of the transverse colon, descending colon, sigmoid colon, and the proximal third of the rectum. Branches of the inferior mesenteric artery and vein provide vascular supply to the hindgut

hindgut: distal half of the transverse colon, descending colon, sigmoid colon, and the proximal third of the rectum. Branches of the inferior mesenteric artery and vein provide vascular supply to the hindgut

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Your digestive system & how it works -Drawing of the digestive system with sections labeled: esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, duodenum, pancreas, small intestine, ileum, appendix, cecum, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, sigmoid colon, rectum, and anus.

Your digestive system & how it works -Drawing of the digestive system with sections labeled: esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, duodenum, pancreas, small intestine, ileum, appendix, cecum, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, sigmoid colon, rectum, and anus.

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Sigmoid Colon Diverticulosis Diet | diverticulosis colon sigmoide photos videos news diverticulosis colon ...

Sigmoid Colon Diverticulosis Diet | diverticulosis colon sigmoide photos videos news diverticulosis colon ...

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endometriosis on sigmoid colon.  You can see the blood vessels that supply blood.

endometriosis on sigmoid colon. You can see the blood vessels that supply blood.

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Do you believe in alternative methods of treatment and diagnosis? Most of us rely on modern medical advice. But how did our ancestors survive without modern medicine?

Do you believe in alternative methods of treatment and diagnosis? Most of us rely on modern medical advice. But how did our ancestors survive without modern medicine?

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Sigmoid volvulus- abnormal twisting of the sigmoid colon along its mesenteric axis that causes closed-loop obstruction and can lead to ischemia, perforation, and death.

Sigmoid volvulus- abnormal twisting of the sigmoid colon along its mesenteric axis that causes closed-loop obstruction and can lead to ischemia, perforation, and death.

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The sigmoid colon is the terminal section of your large intestines that attaches to the rectum and anus -- a sigmoid colectomy is a surgical procedure in which the sigmoid colon is resected.  During this procedure, the sigmoid colon is removed and the remaining large intestine is then reattached to the rectum, according to the University of...

The sigmoid colon is the terminal section of your large intestines that attaches to the rectum and anus -- a sigmoid colectomy is a surgical procedure in which the sigmoid colon is resected. During this procedure, the sigmoid colon is removed and the remaining large intestine is then reattached to the rectum, according to the University of...

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Bildergebnis für sigmoid colon

Bildergebnis für sigmoid colon

Oncologists have observed that 80% of colon cancers occur in the caecum and the sigmoid colon, the two areas that are not fully evacuated in the sitting posture. This causes fecal stagnation and probably explains why colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. In traditional Asian and African cultures where squatting is the norm, colon cancer is virtually unknown!

Oncologists have observed that 80% of colon cancers occur in the caecum and the sigmoid colon, the two areas that are not fully evacuated in the sitting posture. This causes fecal stagnation and probably explains why colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. In traditional Asian and African cultures where squatting is the norm, colon cancer is virtually unknown!

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Sigmoid Colon Cancer  http://www.buzzle.com/articles/sigmoid-colon-cancer.html

Sigmoid Colon Cancer http://www.buzzle.com/articles/sigmoid-colon-cancer.html

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