Ileocolic
Ileocolic Il`e*o*col"ic, a. (Anat.) Pertaining to the ileum and colon; as, the ileocolic, or ileoc[ae]cal, valve, a valve where the ileum opens into the large intestine. [1913 Webster]

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  • ileocolic — Relating to the ileum and the colon. SYN: ileocolonic. * * * il·eo·co·lic kō lik, käl ik adj relating to, situated near, or involving the ileum and the colon <ileocolic intussusception> * * * il·eo·col·ic (il″e o kolґik) pertaining to …   Medical dictionary

  • ileocolic — il·eo·colic …   English syllables

  • ileocolic artery — n a branch of the superior mesenteric artery that supplies the terminal part of the ileum and the beginning of the colon * * * arteria ileocolica …   Medical dictionary

  • ileocolic valve — n ILEOCECAL VALVE …   Medical dictionary

  • Ileocolic artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = arteria ileocolica GraySubject = 154 GrayPage = 607 Caption = Arteries of cecum and vermiform process. (Terminal part of Ileocolic labeled at upper right.) Caption2 = The superior mesenteric artery and its… …   Wikipedia

  • Ileocolic lymph nodes — Infobox Lymph Name = PAGENAME Latin = nodi lymphoidei ileocolici GraySubject = 180 GrayPage = 709 Caption = Lymph Nodes of the Large Intestine and Lower Abdomen. 2 = Ileocolic Lymph Nodes Caption2 = DrainsFrom = Source = DrainsTo = MeshName =… …   Wikipedia

  • Ileocolic vein — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = vena ileocolica GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = The portal vein and its tributaries. Caption2 = DrainsFrom = Source = appendicular vein DrainsTo = superior mesenteric vein Artery = ileocolic artery MeshName …   Wikipedia

  • ileocolic plexus — the part of the superior mesenteric plexus that accompanies the ileocolic artery …   Medical dictionary

  • ileocolic artery ascending — ramus colicus arteriae ileocolicae …   Medical dictionary

  • ileocolic fossa — recessus ileocaecalis superior …   Medical dictionary

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