haustrum

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haustrum

[′hȯ·strəm]
(anatomy)
An outpocketing or pouch of the colon.
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Scanogram shows distended bowel with haustra oriented vertically at the epigastrium, and measuring > 9 cm in diameter.
1,7) Colonic haustra may become effaced from edema and the proximal small bowel dilates while the distal colon collapses.