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Description: This medical illustration series compares a normal sigmoid colon wall with that of a sigmoid bowel diverticulum. The exhibit shows that the sigmoid colon wall is comprised of four main layers: the mucosa (or mucous coat), the submucosa, the muscularis mucosa, and the serosal layer.

Last Updated: Apr 30th, 2015