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Meckel's diverticulectomy - series—Normal anatomy

Meckel's diverticulectomy - normal anatomy

Overview

The small intestine is the longest portion of the digestive tract. It runs from the stomach to the colon.

Review Date 9/3/2018

Updated by: Debra G. Wechter, MD, FACS, general surgery practice specializing in breast cancer, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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