Section of colon which is distal to the cecum and proximal to the transversecolon.[FMA,modified] [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ascending_colon ]

Synonyms: colon ascendens

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/3b/Dickdarm-Schema.svg

external ontology notes

in MA, this is a subclass of colon

has related synonym

spiral colon

id

UBERON:0001156