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Encyclopedia Britannica: Large Intestine
LEARN more about the LARGE INTESTINE
Large Intestine: Label Me game
It begins at the ileocecal junction, where the ileum enters the large intestine, and ends at the anus. The large intestine consists of the cecum, colon, rectum, and anal canal. Read more...
Large Intestine Anatomy and How it Works
Large Intestine (or Colon) Video
Watch to see the anatomy and functions of the Large Intestine
Function of the Large Intestine
The large intestine function primarily revolves around absorption of water and salts from the undigested matter sent to it from the small intestine. Read more...
Large Intestine or Colon Disorders
Large Intestine Diseases Gateway
HealthInsite: Intestinal Diseases
Links to follow to find information about intestinal diseases, including bowel cancer, constipation, inflammatory bowel and rectal diseases, and diarrhoea.