Stuck on a problem? Get great tutoring at an affordable price with Chegg. Click here to join and get your 1st 30 minutes Free!

Varolius sphincter

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Varolius' sphincter --> ileal sphincter

A thickening of circular musculature at the free margin of the ileal papilla.

Synonym: ileocaecocolic sphincter, marginal sphincter, operculum ilei, varolius' sphincter.