"Ileocecal Valve" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The valve, at the junction of the CECUM with the COLON, that guards the opening where the ILEUM enters the LARGE INTESTINE.
- Ileocecal Valve
- Ileocecal Valves
- Valve, Ileocecal
- Valves, Ileocecal
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Ileocecal Valve" by people in Profiles.
Use of ileocecal continent urinary reservoir in patients with previous pelvic irradiation. Gynecol Oncol. 1995 Dec; 59(3):376-8.