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Fecal Analysis (Stool Analysis)

Feces is a solid body waste discharged from the large intestine through the anus by the process of defecation. It is made of cellulose and other indigestible food matter, water, and bacteria.

Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy is a diagnostic procedure that utilizes a flexible fiberoptic colonoscope inserted into the rectum to allow visual examination of the large intestine (colon) lining

Imperforate Anus

When a malformation of the anus is present, the muscles and nerves associated with the anus often have a similar degree of malformation.

Digestive System Anatomy and Physiology

Learn about the digestive system here.

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