s pouch meaning

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[Medicine]
Sacs or reservoirs created to function in place of the COLON and/or RECTUM in patients who have undergone restorative proctocolectomy (PROCTOCOLECTOMY,RESTORATIVE).

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  1. The joey lives in its mother s pouch for six months.
  2. Many young die while nursing in the mother's pouch.
  3. When the babies hatch, they feed in their mother's pouch.
  4. The embryonic remnants of Rathke s pouch may undergo neoplastic change called a craniopharyngioma.
  5. The Rathke s pouch grows towards the third ventricle and fuses with the diverticulum.

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