Colonic diverticulosis: gross pathology

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Diverticula, Sigmoid Colon Large bowel (sigmoid colon) showing multiple diverticula. Note how the diverticula appear on either side of the longitudinal muscle bundle (taenium). Image courtesy of A/Prof John Hayman MBBS, MD (Melb), FRCPA.

  • Original file: here 
  • Modifications: replaced background and square crop
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rID: 36417
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 11th Sep 2016
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