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an austronesian language spoken in indonesia.

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the lower orifice of the alimentary canal, through which feces and flatus are ejected.

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  • through the srs, the ucr presents national crime counts, as well as counts for regions, states, counties, cities, towns, tribal law enforcement, colleges and universities, and other specialized law enforcement agencies. this includes counts of completed and attempted rape, defined since 2013 as “penetration no matter how slight, of the vagina or anus with any body part or object, or oral penetration by a sex organ of another person, without the consent of the victim.” the ucr srs does not cover sexual victimization that is not rape and excludes cases of consensual incest and statutory rape. data on the characteristics of incidents and victims are also not available through the srs. cdc.gov

  • gonorrhea gonorrhea can cause thick, cloudy, or bloody discharge from the vagina or urethra, and pain or burning when peeing. if you have gonorrhea in your anus, it may cause itching in and around the anus, discharge from the anus, and pain when defecating. gonorrhea in the throat may cause a sore throat. everydayhealth.com

  • sand dollars and heart urchins (irregular echinoids) have a dense covering of short spines, and locomotion is exclusively by movement of the spines. there are two groups of podia-bearing ambulacra, one arranged in a petallike pattern on the upper surface and the other forming a similar pattern on the lower surface. the upper tube feet function as respiratory organs (there are no gills around the mouth), and the lower ones are specialized for gathering food particles. sand dollars are extremely flattened and oval in outline; the anus is on the oral surface. heart urchins are somewhat flattened and are heart-shaped; a deep ambulacral groove running from top to bottom creates a secondary bilateral symmetry. the anus is on the aboral surface, opposite the groove. factmonster.com

  • sand dollars and heart urchins (irregular echinoids) have a dense covering of short spines, and locomotion is exclusively by movement of the spines. there are two groups of podia-bearing ambulacra, one arranged in a petallike pattern on the upper surface and the other forming a similar pattern on the lower surface. the upper tube feet function as respiratory organs (there are no gills around the mouth), and the lower ones are specialized for gathering food particles. sand dollars are extremely flattened and oval in outline; the anus is on the oral surface. heart urchins are somewhat flattened and are heart-shaped; a deep ambulacral groove running from top to bottom creates a secondary bilateral symmetry. the anus is on the aboral surface, opposite the groove. infoplease.com

  • connecting your small intestine to your anus. after removing both the colon and the rectum (proctocolectomy), the surgeon may use a portion of your small intestine to create a pouch that is attached to your anus (ileoanal anastomosis). this allows you to expel waste normally, though you may have several watery bowel movements each day. mayoclinic.org

  • "i know there are people who are ashamed. you have cancer! you have to then also feel ashamed? like you did something bad, you know, because it took up residence in your anus? i mean, come on, really. there's enough on your plate," cross told cbs. "even for me, it took a while. anus, anus, anus! ha. you just have to get used to it," she said. medicinenet.com

  • the anus is the opening of the digestive tract where the stool leaves the body. the rectum is a section of the digestive tract located above the anus. it's where stool is held before it exits the body through the anus. an anoscopy can help a health care provider find problems in the anus and rectum, including hemorrhoids, fissures (tears), and abnormal growths. medlineplus.gov

  • the first subtype is dyssynergic defecation, a relatively new term meaning that defecation mechanisms are uncoordinated or "dyssynergic." stool comes into the rectum but cannot be expelled fully or at all. anorectal manometry shows that the rectum and the anus are not working in harmony. in normal defecation the rectum contracts and the anus relaxes to allow stool expulsion. several patterns of dyssynergia occur: a rise in both rectal and anal pressure; a rise in anal pressure but poor pushing effort in the rectum; and good rectal pressure but with a failure to relax the anal canal. medpagetoday.com

  • the rectum is the section of the digestive tract above the anus where stool is held before it passes out of the body through the anus. the anus is the opening at the end of the digestive tract where stool leaves the body. (see also overview of the anus and rectum.) merckmanuals.com

  • methods: the authors compared stage of disease at the time of presentation and mortality after diagnosis between 14,453 plwh and 6,368,126 hiv-uninfected patients diagnosed with cancers of the oral cavity, stomach, colorectum, anus, liver, pancreas, lung, female breast, cervix, prostate, bladder, kidney, and thyroid and melanoma using data from the national cancer data base (2004-2014). polytomous logistic regression and cox proportional hazards regression were used to evaluate the association between hiv, cancer stage, and stage-adjusted mortality after diagnosis, respectively. regression models accounted for the type of health facility at which cancer treatment was administered and the type of individual health insurance. nih.gov