Colon facts for kids
This part of the intestine is about 30 cm in length. It travels down the left side of the abdomen.
This is the small "S" shaped part of the colon, about 40 cm in length, which goes from the bottom of the descending colon into the centre of the pelvis to the rectum. It gets its name from the Greek letter "s", sigma.
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