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Ileocecal Valve Syndrome

Ileocecal Valve Syndrome               The ileocecal valve is located at the point where the small intestine opens into the ascending colon.  It is comprised of sphincter muscles, which serve to close the ileum (the Third and lowest division of the small intestine).  In this way the ileocecal valve helps to keep the digesting material […]

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