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ileum:

see intestineintestine,
muscular hoselike portion of the gastrointestinal tract extending from the lower end of the stomach (pylorus) to the anal opening. In humans this fairly narrow (about 1 in./2.
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ileum

[′il·ē·əm]
(anatomy)
The last portion of the small intestine, extending from the jejunum to the large intestine.

ileum

1. the part of the small intestine between the jejunum and the caecum
2. the corresponding part in insects
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Among them interloop abscesses were in 3 patients, subhepatic--in 3, right ileac areas--in 4, lateral channel--in 1 and intrapelvic abscess--in 1 patient.
It was decided to perform an ileac artery embolization.
3) Paget disease of the pelvis will demonstrate cortical thickening and sclerosis of the iliopectineal and ischiopubic lines, as well as an enlarged ileac wing, which is asymmetric and more common on the right side.
Round nose bullets have been known to ricochet off the ileac crest of the hip; such a failure with a 158 grain round nose lead .
Kraft, the MarrowMiner can collect between 80% and 100% of bone marrow in the ileac in less than 20 minutes.