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Hindgut

Definition of the noun hindgut

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noun - plural: hindguts

  1. the caudal part of the alimentary canal in vertebrate embryos
    • lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
    • more generic terms: internal organ / viscus = a main organ that is situated inside the body
    • part of: bowel / gut / intestine = the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus

Explanation

The hindgut is the posterior part of the alimentary canal. In mammals, it includes the distal third of the transverse colon and the splenic flexure, the descending colon, sigmoid colon and rectum.

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Google previewEcology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates (2010)

by James H. Thorp

In heterotardigrades, however, reproductive and digestive systems are separated , the hindgut is a rectum, and the gonopore opens anterior to the anus. 1. Buccal– PharyngealApparatus The buccal–pharyngeal apparatus was described in ...

Google previewBiology of the Invertebrates (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part of the alimentary canal. In mammals, it includes the distal third of the transverse colon and the splenic flexure, the descending colon, sigmoid colon and rectum. The peritrophic matrix or peritrophic ...

Google previewVertebrate Life (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part of ...

Google previewTransactions of the American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists for the Year ... (1917)

Up to the sixth week of gestation the large and small intestine constitute one cavity of practically uniform caliber, with the exception that the lower portion of the hindgut is a little more capacious. The colon, sigmoid and rectum increase in ...

Google previewPrinciples of Human Anatomy (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part of the alimentary canal. In mammals, it includes the distal third of the transverse colon and the splenic flexure, the descending colon, sigmoid colon and rectum. Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder ...

Google previewCampbell Biology , Concepts and Connections (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part of the alimentary canal. In mammals, it includes the distal third of the transverse colon and the splenic flexure, the descending colon, sigmoid colon and rectum. Hydra is a genus of small, simple, ...

Google previewBiological Science, Evolution, Diversity, and Ecology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part of the alimentary canal. In mammals, it includes the distal third of the transverse colon and the splenic flexure, the descending colon, sigmoid colon and rectum. Hox genes are a group of related genes ...

Google previewThe Developing Human (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part of ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Animal Physiology by Richard W. Hill, ISBN 9780878935598 (2013)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part of the alimentary canal. In mammals, it includes the distal third of the transverse colon and the splenic flexure, the descending colon, sigmoid colon and rectum. Blood flow Arterial supply is by the ...

Google previewAmphibian Development (2008)

by Manju Yadav

The hindgut is that portion of the endodermal canal which is posterior to the main yolk mass and ventral to the tail bud. It gives rise to the cloaca and the temporary postanal gut. These definitions apply to amphibians. They must be modified ...

Google previewBefore We Are Born , Essentials of Embryology and Birth Defects 7th (2016)

Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part of the alimentary canal. In mammals, it includes the distal third of the transverse colon and the splenic flexure, the descending colon, sigmoid colon and rectum. Blood flow Arterial supply is by the ...

Google previewBiological Science (2016)

Biology, Biology by CTI Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part of the alimentary canal. In mammals, it includes the distal third of the transverse colon and the splenic ...

Google previewAnimal Physiology (2016)

Biology, Zoology by CTI Reviews

The hindgut is the posterior (caudal) part ...

Google previewThorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates (2014)

Ecology and General Biology by James H. Thorp, D. Christopher Rogers

In heterotardigrades, however, reproductive and digestive systems are separated , the hindgut is a rectum, and the gonopore opens anterior to the anus. Buccal– Pharyngeal Apparatus The buccal–pharyngeal apparatus was described earlier ...

Google previewInternal Organs (THIEME Atlas of Anatomy) (2016)

by Michael Schuenke, Erik Schulte, Udo Schumacher

The midgut is a continuation of the foregut at the anterior intestinal portal, and the hindgut is a continuation of the midgut at the posterior intestinal portal. The hindgut is connected to the allantois, which is an outpouching of the caudal wall of ...

Google previewCurrent Therapy in Colon and Rectal Surgery (2016)

by Victor W. Fazio, James M. Church, Conor P Delaney, Ravi P Kiran

Duplication Cysts The hindgut is the least frequent site for duplication anomalies. Presenting symptoms and signs include abdominal distention, vomiting, failure to thrive, constipation, diarrhea, and hematochezia. Two forms of duplication ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

The hindgut of termites is highly specialized for housing gut microbiota that provide the cellulase enzymes needed to digest cellulose, although there is some evidence that certain termites may be able to produce some or all of the several ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

HINDGUT Noun. (Old English, hinder = behind + Old English, gyte. PL, Hindguts ...

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of General Virology (2010)

by Marc H.V. van Regenmortel, Brian W.J. Mahy

Hindgut. Midgut. Pyloric cecae Midgut lumen Peritrophic membrane Midgut epithelium. OB. Malpighian Occlusion bodies Hemocoel tubule (OB) Hemocytes (b) Tracheal Hemocytes Fatbody Muscle cells Budded ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2008)

by Manfred Schwab

' Hindgut. Definition The section of the gastrointestinal system between the distal third of the transverse colon and the rectum > Carcinoid Tumors. ' HIPK2. Definition Homeodomain-interacting protein kinase 2.

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of Plant and Fungal Virology (2009)

by Marc H.V. van Regenmortel, Brian W.J. Mahy

The virions are actively transported across cells of the posterior midgut and/or hindgut into the hemocoel in a process that involves receptor-mediated endocytosis. Virions then passively migrate through the hemolymph to the accessory ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Donald Venes

A ventral outpouching from the caudal hindgut separates to form the allantois, which develops into parts of the bladder and urethra. hindsight The ability to look backwards surgeon, HIPEC hippocampus in time and feel comfortable with one's ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

Pharynx Pericardial cavity Foregut Midgut Peritoneal cavity Allantois Hindgut n The small allantois of an early human...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biology (2015)

by Robert Hine

large intestine (hindgut) The portion of the alimentary canal of vertebrates between the *small intestine and the *anus. It consists of the *caecum, *colon, and *rectum and its principal functions are the absorption of ...

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Termite hindgut surface cells

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Video shows what hindgut means. The caudal part of the alimentary canal of an embryo, including the colon and the rectum. Hindgut Meaning. How to ...

Scrabble value of H4I1N1D2G2U1T1

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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