cecectomy

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cecectomy

 [se-sek´to-me]
excision of the cecum.

ce·cec·to·my

(sē-sek'tō-mē),
Excision of the cecum.
Synonym(s): typhlectomy
[ceco- + G. ektomē, excision]

cecectomy

(sē-sĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical excision of all or part of the cecum.

ce·cec·to·my

(sē-sek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the cecum.
Synonym(s): typhlectomy, caecectomy.
[ceco- + G. ektomē, excision]
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Effects of caecectomy on digestibility of crude protein, calcium, phosphorus, neutral detergent fibre and acid detergent fibre in geese.
Wide local excision with partial caecectomy, appendectomy, and omental biopsy was done.
Influence of caecectomy on digestibility of amino acids by roosters fed distillers dried grains with solubles.
Effects of caecectomy on body weight gain, intestinal characteristics and enteric gas production in goslings.
The apparent digestibilities of amino acids of sorghum were not affected by caecectomy, but were higher for maize, finger millet and pearl millet in caecectomized cockerels.
In contrast, caecectomy had no influence on the apparent digestibilities of most of the amino acids (except methionine) in sorghum.
In the present study caecectomy had a marked effect on the endogenous output of amino acids.
The effect of caecectomy and extension of the collection period on the true metabolizable energy values of soybean meal, feather meal, fish meal and blood meal.