Definition: 'Anorectal Junction'
anorectal junctionType: Term
1. transition from rectum to anal canal; corresponds to the perineal flexure, or the level at which the gut perforates the pelvic diaphragm; here the rectal ampulla narrows abruptly into a narrow slip.
Synonyms: junctio anorectalis
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