Knowing the Anatomy and Function of the Large Intestine

Did you know that the large intestine consists of several parts? And do you know what functions and diseases exist in the large intestine? If not, let's consider the following explanation. One of the digestive organs in the human body is the large intestine. If stretched, the length of the large intestine can reach approximately 1.5-2 meters. Anatomy of the Large Intestine The large intestine consists of four parts, namely the cecum, colon, rectum, and anus. Sekum This part of the large intestine is shaped like a bag that connects the ileum (the end of the small intestine) with the colon. Colon This is the longest part of the large intestine and is divided into four parts: Ascending colon, located on the right side in the abdominal cavity. Transverse colon, transverse from right to left at the top of the abdominal cavity. The descending colon, is located on the left side of the abdominal cavity. Sigmoid colon, the end of the colon that is connected to the rectum
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