Lairge thairm

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Internal Organs
Front o abdomen, shawin the Lairge thairm, wi the stomach an smaa intestine in gray ootline.
Front o abdomen, shaowin surface markins for liver (reid), an the stomach an lairge thairm (blue). The Lairge Thairm is lik an upside doun U.
ArterySuperior mesenteric, Inferior mesenteric an Iliac arteries
Lymphinferior mesenteric lymph nodes
Laitinintestinum crassum
Large intestine
Anatomical terminology

The lairge thairm is the last pairt o the digeestive seestem in vertebrates. Watter is absorbed here an the remainin waste material is stored as feces afore bein removed bi defecation.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "large intestine". NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms. National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health. Retrieved 4 Mairch 2014.