Alex. J. Vet. Sci. 1994;
A surgical bypass of the ileum to a new site in the cecum [ileocecal transposition] was described. A right paramedian laparotomy was performed on 8 horses. All cases did well after the operation.
At necropsy, the new ileocecal junctions were patent and showed good healing. The blind ileal stump showed also good healing and without any complication