Development of the Intestinal Canal
Two diagrams to illustrate the development of the intestinal canal. The figure to the right shows the rotation of the intestinal loop round the superior mesenteric artery. In both figures the parts are supposed to be viewed from the left side.
Keywordsstomach, intestine, spleen, liver, esophagus, "alimentary canal", "digestive system", "intestinal canal"
GalleriesHuman Digestive System
Cunningham, D.J. Textbook of Anatomy (New York, NY: William Wood and Co., 1903)