Ileocecal intussusception | definition of ileocecal intussusception by Medical dictionary
act of taking up or reception in which the lower segment of the ileum passes through the valve of the colon into the cecum.
intussusception at the ileocecal junction, with the cecum being drawn back into the ileum.
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During laparotomy, an ileocecal intussusception
with a tumour involving terminal ileum, caecum and proximal ascending colon was detected.