noun, plural mes·o·co·lons, mes·o·co·la [mez-uh-koh-luh, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-] /ˌmɛz əˈkoʊ lə, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə-/. Anatomy.
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The mesocolon retains its primitive attachment to the median line ventrad of the large prevertebral blood vessels.
Adhesion of the mesocolon to the dorsal body wall (parietal peritoneum) does not occur at all points at the same time.
In 14 a mesocolon was found in both the ascending and descending segments of the large intestine.
On the left: right layer of mesocolon (secondary lumbar parietal peritoneum in the adult human subject).
The mesentery and mesocolon are seen in a similar condition, causing wrinkling and shortening of the bowels.