Definición de descending colon en inglés:

descending colon

Silabificación: de·scend·ing co·lon

sustantivo

Anatomy
The part of the large intestine that passes downward on the left side of the abdomen toward the rectum.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The colon is divided into four parts: the ascending colon, the transverse colon, the descending colon, and the sigmoid colon.
  • The inferior artery also gave rise to two branches: one to the inferior portion of the descending colon and the other to the sigmoid colon and rectum.
  • On palpation of the abdomen I found the descending colon very tender, as well as the epigastric region.

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adjective
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