Colon cancer, artwork

Colon cancer, artwork

C022/6401 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.2MB

Downloadable file size: 3.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Colon cancer. Artwork of a carcinoma (lower right) in the sigmoid region of the descending colon (part of the large intestine). The growth of the cancer on the intestinal walls has narrowed the intestines. Also shown are blood vessels (red and blue). Colon cancer is one of the most common cancers in North America and Western Europe. It is thought to be connected to a diet high in fat and low in fibre. Symptoms include rectal bleeding and abdominal pain. Treatment is with surgery to remove the affected area.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: abdomen, abdominal, abnormal, alimentary canal, arteries, artwork, blood vessels, cancer, cancerous, carcinoma, colon, colon cancer, condition, descending colon, digestion, digestive system, digestive tract, disease, disorder, gastroenterology, growth, human body, illustration, intestinal, intestine, large intestine, malignancy, malignant, medical, medicine, mesentery, no-one, nobody, oncology, sigmoid, tumor, tumour, unhealthy, veins

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.