A malfunctioning Ileocecal Valve / Houston is an extremely common condition. It can give rise to an almost unbelievable list of distressing symptoms. It is frequently the cause of the “I just don’t feel well”syndromes which abound, as well as many types of pain and other specific symptomatic patterns.
Further information about the Ileocecal Valve / Houston
The Ileocecal Valve / Houston controls the flow of digested food when it is time for it to leave the Small Intestine, and go into the Large Intestine to start to become faeces.
It should stay open and close at appropriate times. If it stays open too long, or not long enough, problems occur.