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www.rn.com/clinical-insights/gastrointestinal-system

The functions of the gastrointestinal tract and its accessory organs are essential for life. ... The mouth functions to break down food into smaller parts.

www.austingastro.com/2019/03/01/upper-vs-lower-gi-tract-what-are-they

Mar 1, 2019 ... The upper GI tract is generally considered to be the mouth, esophagus, stomach, and finally the first part of the small intestine ...

www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?contenttypeid=85&contentid=P00380

What is included in the digestive system? · Mouth · Esophagus · Stomach · Small intestine · Large intestine (includes the colon and rectum) &midd...

mcb.berkeley.edu/courses/mcb32/Miller%20notes-%20digestive%20system%20

Salivary glands · Pharynx · Esophagus · Stomach · Small Intestine · Large Intestine · Rectum · Accessory digestive organs: liver, g...

gi.org/topics/understanding-your-gi-tract

A chronic recurring inflammatory disease that can affect any part of the gastrointestinal tract but most often affects the ileum or colon.

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.

bgapc.com/digestive-system-explained

Mouth. The mouth is the first part of the gastrointestinal tract and where food enters the digestive system. · Pharynx · Esophagus · Stomach · Small Int...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/1899389-overview

Jun 28, 2016 ... The esophagus (gullet) is one of the few organs traversing 3 regions of the body: the neck, thorax, and abdomen. Accordingly, it is divided into ...

www.reviewofoptometry.com/article/the-digestive-system-part-i

Feb 7, 2011 ... The gastrointestinal, or GI, tract (also known as the alimentary canal) includes the mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/1899008-overview

Nov 17, 2015 ... The cecum lies in the right lower quadrant and is the most proximal and widest part of the lower gastrointestinal (GI) tract (see the image ...

www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/digestive-diseases/digestive-system-how-it-works

The GI tract is a series of hollow organs joined in a long, twisting tube ...