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healthengine.com.au/info/gastrointestinal-system

Jan 30, 2006 ... The gastrointestinal tract (GIT) consists of a hollow muscular tube starting from the oral cavity, where food enters the mouth, ...

www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms/def/gastrointestinal-tract

Anatomy of the digestive tract. The digestive tract is made up of organs that food and liquids travel through when they are swallowed, digested, absorbed, and ...

my.clevelandclinic.org/health/articles/7041-the-structure-and-function-of-the-digestive-system

Sep 13, 2018 ... Your digestive system is a sophisticated machine that absorbs the food ... The lining of the upper anus is able to detect rectal contents.

www.asge.org/home/about-asge/newsroom/media-backgrounders-detail/human-digestive-system

The human digestive system, (also known as the digestive tract, the GI tract, the alimentary canal) is a series of connected organs leading from the mouth to ...

www.nursingtimes.net/clinical-archive/gastroenterology/gastrointestinal-tract-4-anatomy-role-jejunum-ileum-19-08-2019

Aug 19, 2019 ... It comprises the duodenum (25cm), jejunum (around 2.5m) and ileum (around 3.5m). Tethered to the posterior wall of the abdomen by the mesentery ...

www.nursingtimes.net/clinical-archive/gastroenterology/gastrointestinal-tract-5-anatomy-functions-large-intestine-23-09-2019

Sep 23, 2019 ... The large intestine is approximately 1.5m long and comprises the caecum, colon, rectum, anal canal and anus (Fig 1). The structure of the large ...

www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FbZeUZdng0

Discover the incredible process through which the body ingests food and nutrients. Learn about the anatomy of the digestive system, from the ...

www.britannica.com/science/gastrointestinal-tract

Gastrointestinal tract, also called digestive tract or alimentary canal, pathway by which food enters the body and solid wastes are expelled.

www.osmosis.org/learn/Gastrointestinal_system_anatomy_and_physiology

The gastrointestinal tract is made up of the mouth, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, and finally the anal canal.

www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/digestive-system

Mar 8, 2020 ... The digestion process also involves creating waste to be eliminated. The digestive tract (or gastrointestinal tract) is a long twisting tube ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/1899389-overview

Jun 28, 2016 ... For the purposes of endoscopy, the upper GI tract includes the esophagus, stomach and duodenum (esophagogastroduodenoscopy [EGD] or upper GI ...