[il-ee-oh-see-kuh l]

adjective Anatomy.

of, relating to, or involving the ileum and cecum.

Origin of ileocecal

First recorded in 1840–50; ileo- + cecal Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

ileocecal in Medicine




Relating to the ileum and the cecum.
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