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Find out more about the digestive system and how our bodies break down and ... The waste parts of food that the body can't use are what leave the body as feces. ... The alime...

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The digestive system consists of the parts of the body that work together to turn food ... Those organs send different juices to the first part of the small intestine.

courses.lumenlearning.com/ap2/chapter/overview-of-the-digestive-system

The easiest way to understand the digestive system is to divide its organs into two ... nutrients absorbed through the alimentary canal to other parts of the body.

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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 ... can be up to 30 feet in l...

med.libretexts.org/Bookshelves/Anatomy_and_Physiology/Book%3A_Anatomy_and_Physiology_(Boundless)/22%3A_Digestive_System/22.01%3A_Overview_of_the_Digestive_System/22.1C%3A_Organs_of_the_Digestive_System

Aug 13, 2020 ... The large intestine has four parts: the cecum, colon, rectum, and anus. Key Terms . small intestine: A winding, digestive tube and the site of large ...

www.templehealth.org/services/digestive-disease/patient-care/your-digestive-system

Organs that make up the digestive tract are the mouth, esophagus, stomach, ... by which food and drink are broken down into their smallest parts so the body can ...

www.saintlukeskc.org/health-library/anatomy-digestive-system

As food moves along the digestive tract, it is digested. This means it's ... Certain organs (such as the liver, gallbladder, and pancreas) help with this digestion. Parts of ...

www.healthline.com/human-body-maps/digestive-system

As digestion continues, the food is propelled from organ to organ through muscular contractions called peristalsis. The largest parts of the digestive system include:.

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/wellness-and-prevention/how-digestion-works

The human body uses the process of digestion to break down food into a form that can be absorbed and used for fuel. The organs of the digestive system are the ...

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

Sep 13, 2018 ... Along the way the beneficial parts of your food are absorbed, giving you ... The main organs that make up the digestive system (in order of their ...