ileoanal pouchmedical dictionary

A pouch constructed from the ileum and anastomosed to the proximal anus for restoration of normal continence after proctocolectomy.

Kock pouch, a continent ileostomy with a reservoir and valved opening fashioned from doubled loops of ileum.

Synonyms: Kock ileostomy.

(05 Mar 2000)

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