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open red arrow: points to the fatty attenuation of the ileocaecal valve/sphincter orange curve: outlines the distal ileum as it enters the colon at the ileocaecal junction: open green arrow: tip of the appendix.
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- “ The ileocecal junction marks the transition from the small bowel to the large bowel. Although the portal has traditionally been termed the "ileoc...”

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  • Ileocecal valve - “ The ileocecal valve separates the terminal ileum from the cecum and functions to regulate flow between these two structures and prevent reflux fro...”

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