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What are bowels?

Your bowels are your intestines. That is where food is absorbed into the body. The rest of what is left over is excreted at the very end of the large intestine as waste in the (MORE)

Why do you have a large bowel and a small bowel?

From what I've been taught at school, the small bowel (small intestine) extracts nutrients from the food. At this stage the contents still contain a large amount of water, to (MORE)

What are your bowels?

Bowels area 227,567 feet long cubic tubes contain your crap. This generally comes out the mouth, and ears. But occasionally it comes out your anus. Which can be used for sex. (MORE)

Where are your bowels?

Your bowels are your small and large intestines. They are in your abdomen, below your lungs - essentially essentially a bit above your navel, and extending to well below your (MORE)

What are the bowels in the body?

The small bowel (Small intestine) is attached to the lower portion of your stomach. This is the longer portion of the stomach that coils back and forth. This is where your foo (MORE)

What is bowel resection?

Bowel resection is a surgical procedure in which a diseased part of the large intestine is removed. The procedure is also known as colectomy, colon removal, colon resection, o (MORE)
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What is bowel impaction?

In someone who is elderly or disabled, constipation may be a symptom of bowel impaction, a more serious condition in which feces are trapped in the lower part of the large int (MORE)

What is a bowel evacuant?

It's a laxative medicine is used to cleanse the bowel prior to examination or surgical procedures that require the colon to be clean of stools, eg; colonoscopy or barium enema (MORE)