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Colon

Thursday 20 May 2004

Layers

- colonic mucosa

  • colonic epithelial surface
  • colonic crypts
  • colonic chorion
    - colonic submucosa
    - colonic muscularis
    - colonic subserosa
    - colonic serosa

Pathology

- colonic malformations
- colonic lesions
- colonic lesional syndromes
- colonic diseases
- colonic tumors

Videos

- Histology of the colon (by Washington Deceit)

See also

- fetal colon

References

- Goldman H, Antonioli DA. Mucosal biopsy of the rectum, colon, and distal ileum. Hum Pathol. 1982 Nov;13(11):981-1012. PMID: #6759364#

Portfolio

  • Colonic mucosa
  • Colectomy in Hirschsprung disease
  • Normal open colon in colonic dysmotility
  • Segmental resection of the colon