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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 10/23/2018

Updated by: Michael M. Phillips, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC. 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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