The distal portion of the colon; it develops embryonically from the hindgut and functions in the storage and elimination of waste. [ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BTO_0000646 ]

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Term information

database cross reference
  • NCIT:C33929
  • UMLS:C0227388 (ncithesaurus:Left_Colon)
  • SCTID:362164005
  • BTO:0000646
  • galen:LeftColon
  • CALOHA:TS-0202
definition

The distal portion of the colon; it develops embryonically from the hindgut and functions in the storage and elimination of waste.

has related synonym

distal colon

id

UBERON:0008971

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