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English definition of “mesocolon”


noun [C]     /ˌmes.əˈkəʊ.lɒn/ US  /ˌmez.əˈkoʊ.lən/ specialized
the part of the mesentery (= the membrane that connects the bowel to the back wall of the abdomen) concerned with the large bowel: the transverse mesocolon Mesenteric cysts are most frequently located in the small bowel mesentery and mesocolon.Substances and structures in the body
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