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Ileocecal Valve MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Ileocecal Valve
Tree Number(s)
A03.556.124.684.249.400
A03.556.249.124.400
Unique ID
D007080
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007080
Annotation
diseases: coord IM with ILEAL DISEASES (IM); neopl: coord IM with ILEAL NEOPLASMS (IM); ileocecal intussusception or invagination: index under ILEOCECAL VALVE (IM) + INTUSSUSCEPTION (IM) + ILEAL DISEASES (IM) but not also CECAL DISEASES
Scope Note
The valve, at the junction of the CECUM with the COLON, that guards the opening where the ILEUM enters the LARGE INTESTINE.
NLM Classification #
WI 512
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2003/07/09
Ileocecal Valve Preferred
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