Several cases of recovery from wounds of the cæcum and ascending colon are recounted below.
In this case I assumed a wound of the ascending colon had occurred.
The ascending colon passes upward from the right haunch-bone to the under surface of the liver.
There was no large intestine in the place of the ascending colon.
In the ccum and ascending colon numerous parasites like tadpoles, alive, adhering to the mucous membrane by their mouths.
The fixation of the ascending colon in the human embryo begins about the fourth month.
A chain of small local abscesses was found surrounding the ascending colon, and a larger one over the front of the cæcum.
The ascending colon was covered in the same manner and by the same fold as the small intestine.
During the subsequent stages the ccum descends into the right iliac fossa, thus producing the ascending colon.
I saw instances of these in the case of the ascending colon, and in the small curvature of the stomach.
ascending colon n.
The part of the colon between the ileocecal orifice and the right colic flexure.