proctodeal


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proc·to·de·al

(prok'tō-dē'ăl),
Relating to the proctodeum.

proc·to·de·al

(prok-tō-dē'ăl)
Relating to the proctodeum.
Synonym(s): proctodaeal.
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Other dietary sources of protein include dead protozoans obtained from proctodeal feeding, cannibalism and necrophagy, and coprophagy (Noirot and Noirot-Timothee 1969; Collins 1983; Hunt and Nalepa 1994; Nation 2002; Arquette et al.
On physical examination, the bird was slightly overweight, the caudal abdomen just above the vent opening felt firm, and the proctodeal mucosa was slightly erythematous.
The proctodeal mucosa was slightly inflamed, but no other abnormalities were noticed.