The intestine was a two-part anatomical system designed to transfer digested food to the circulatory system or to expel foods from the body. It was part of the digestive system.
A diagram of the Human torso depicting the location of the large intestine was stored in the USS Enterprise's library computer database. This database was accessed by the Talosians in 2254. (TOS: "The Cage")
In 2365, Ira Graves described Data as "a walking tin can with circuits for intestines". (TNG: "The Schizoid Man")
The Hirogen collect the intestines of prey, along with many other body parts. They considered Human intestines to be an unusual relic due to its great length. (VOY: "Hunters")
Compared to Human intestines, the Vidiian small intestine was longer but still packaged together to fit in the body. (VOY: "Lifesigns")
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