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Where can you find information about stomach anatomy?

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Anatomical diagrams of the stomach are available from WebMD, the Canadian Cancer Society and Healthline. Detailed information about the stomach's structure, function, common disorders and videos of some stomach surgeries are also available.

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Where can you find information about stomach anatomy?
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WebMD provides a diagram of the stomach as part of the overall digestive system. It presents a short description of the stomach's function, as well as a brief overview of 10 stomach ailments, eight diagnostic tools used to assess stomach function and seven treatment options.

Users can find multiple diagrams and a thorough description of the stomach's structure at the website for the Canadian Cancer Society. The information details stomach anatomy and physiology and provides descriptions of each region of the stomach and the stomach's overall function.

Healthline offers an overview of the stomach's function and common ailments along with two interactive diagrams: a depiction of the entire stomach and a cross-section of the stomach. Videos of stomach stapling surgery, gastric banding surgery and gastric bypass surgery are also available.

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