frenulum ostii ilealis

frenulum ostii ilealis
[TA] frenulum of ileal orifice: a fold formed by the joined extremities of the ileal orifice, extending partly around the lumen of the colon; it was called frenulum of ileocecal valve before it was discovered that the valve was found only in cadavers.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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