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Ontology Browser

Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anal canal +  
anorectum +  
cardiac stomach 
colon +  
A portion of the large intestine before it becomes the rectum. In mammals, the colon is the most part of the large intestine, excluding the vermiform appendix, the rectum and the anal canal.
colorectum +  
digestive tract diverticulum +  
duodenal ampulla 
duodenum +  
echinoderm pyloric cecum 
ectodermal part of digestive tract +  
endodermal part of digestive tract +  
esophagus +  
foregut +  
foregut region of duodenum +  
hindgut +  
ileum +  
intestine +  
jejunum +  
large intestine +  
large intestine Peyer's patch 
lower digestive tract +  
lower esophagus +  
middle part of esophagus 
midgut +  
midgut loop 
midgut region of duodenum +  
mouth +  
periampullary region of duodenum 
pharynx +  
proximal-distal subdivision of colon +  
pyloric stomach 
rectum +  
reticulorumen +  
small intestine +  
stomach +  
tailgut 
terminal part of digestive tract +  
upper digestive tract +  
upper esophagus 
vermiform appendix +  
wall of large intestine +  
zone of stomach +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: large bowel
Narrow Synonyms: posterior intestine
Related Synonyms: hindgut
Xrefs: AAO:0010400 ;   BTO:0000269 ;   CALOHA:TS-0158 ;   EFO:0000361 ;   EMAPA:18939 ;   EV:0100079 ;   FMA:14543 ;   GAID:309 ;   MA:0000335 ;   MAP:0000001 ;   MAT:0000526 ;   MESH:D003106 ;   NCIT:C12382 ;   OpenCyc:Mx4rvgLEM5wpEbGdrcN5Y29ycA ;   SCTID:302508007 ;   TAO:0000706 ;   UMLS:C0009368 ;   VHOG:0000648 ;   Wikipedia:Colon_(anatomy) ;   XAO:0000243 ;   ZFA:0000706 ;   galen:Colon
Definition Sources: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2825-0621, http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165, Wikipedia:Colon_(anatomy), ZFIN:curator

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