ascending colon

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the part of the large intestine that ascends from the cecum to the transverse colon

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The ascending colon wall morphometric analysis showed muscle tunic thickness preservation in animals fed with 4% protein.
This probably means that the ascending colon mucous in the animals of the malnourished group was less dense what might have influenced a higher interaction amongst lumen and microvillus molecules thus favoring nutrient absorption.
Morphological and quantitative study of the myenteric plexus of the ascending colon of subjected to proteic desnutrition.