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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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The efficiency of the test phytase on ileal phytate P degradation was recently shown to be between 76 to 88% in broilers fed corn-soybean meal based diets with differing levels of Ca (Amerah et al.
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For the sake of completeness, the ileal IFPs, which are really not germane to this review, are discussed anyway.
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De Paula replied that he has found gastric bypass to be less effective in reversing type 2 diabetes than the laparoscopic ileal interposition he and his colleagues have developed.
4) years] and patients who had undergone resection of terminal ileum, for whom malabsorption of bile acids would be expected owing to the loss of ileal bile acid transporter [22 males, 28 females, mean (SD) age 41.
45 million two-property package ileal in East Orange working with Dustin Steiner, area sales associate of Gebroe-Hammer.
These changes are characterised by increased ileal wall thickness and smooth muscle contractility restricted to the inflamed gut segment (2).