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Movements of the Rabbit’s Alimentary Canal

Synopsis
Records the movements of the alimentary canal musculature for subsequent analysis. Shows the movements of the stomach and intestine in various degrees of activity in the anaesthetised animal, eg. ‘segmentation movements’ in the first part of the duodenum, ‘swaying’ or ‘pendular’ movements in the small intestine, intussusceptions forming and pulling out, movements of terminal part of the ileum, excessive activity of caecum, movements of haustrated colon, movements of ‘smooth’ colon and propulsion of faecal balls, etc.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Video; Video cassette. VHS. st. col. 17 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1950
Availability
Sale
Uses
Medicine, veterinary medicine.
Subjects
Medical sciences; Veterinary science
Keywords
alimentary canal; rabbits

Credits

Contributor
K.J. Franklin

Production Company

Name

Wellcome Foundation Film Unit

Distributor

Name

Wellcome Film

Email
misc@wellcome.ac.uk
Web
http://wellcomelibrary.org/about-us/about-the-collections/moving-image-and-sound-collection/ External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7611 8766
Fax
020 7611 8577
Address
Moving Image & Sound Collections
Wellcome Library
183 Euston Road
London
NW1 2BE

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