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The procedure is to reconnect his small and large intestines.
Without his large intestine, Mauti still has more frequent and sometimes more painful bowel movements than people with fully functioning digestive systems.
Therefore, in ideal conditions, the combined length and diameter of feces is simply determined by the shape of one’s rectum and large intestine.
He’d been diagnosed with intestinal malrotation — a rare condition in adults where the small intestine and large intestine begin to wrap around each other.
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Definition of large intestine for English Language Learners
: the end part of the intestine that is wider and shorter than the small intestine
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