Colonic (adjective)

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Medical Definition of Colonic (adjective)

Colonic (adjective): Relating to the colon, that part of the large intestine that runs from the cecum to the rectum.

For a personal example, I had 17 colonic polyps removed by colonoscopy.


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Reviewed on 6/9/2016

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