How Long is Your Colon?

Your colon, or large intestine, is about 5 feet long and 3 inches in diameter. Your small intestines is around 20 feet long and an inch in diameter. That is 25 feet of intestines packed into the abdominal cavity! You can find more information here: http://www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/picture-of-the-intestines
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