"Colon" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The segment of LARGE INTESTINE between the CECUM and the RECTUM. It includes the ASCENDING COLON; the TRANSVERSE COLON; the DESCENDING COLON; and the SIGMOID COLON.
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- Omental Appendix
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- Omental Appendices
- Appendices, Omental
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Colon".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Colon".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Colon" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Colon" was a major or minor topic of these publication.