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Fig. 3 Home’s figure of the human stomach inverted

To show the contraction which divides the cavity into two portions.

Re-drawn and reduced two-thirds. cm, the cardiac portion. 1), the contraction dividing the cardiac from the pyloric portion. c, the pyloric portion. 01, the pylorus.

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1912 Stomach: 1 Willis’s inverted stomach | 2 Bidloo’s unopened stomach | 3 Home’s stomach inverted | 4 stomach subdivisions | 5 embryo 10 mm | 6 embryo 16 mm | 7 embryo 19.3 mm | 8 embryo 19 mm | 9 embryo 44.3 mm | 10 embryo 44.3 mm stomach interior | 11 embryo 19 mm pylorus | 12 abnormal embryo 19.3 mm | 1912 Lewis | Historic Papers | Stomach Development


Lewis FT. The form of the stomach in human embryos with notes upon the nomenclature of the stomach. (1912) Amer. J Anat. 13(4): 477-503.

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