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

The organs of the digestive system are the mouth, esophagus, stomach, ... Overview. The human body uses the process of digestion to break down food into a ...

www.merckmanuals.com/home/digestive-disorders/biology-of-the-digestive-system/overview-of-the-digestive-system

The abdominal cavity is the space that holds the digestive organs. It is bordered by the abdominal wall (composed of layers of skin, fat, muscle, and connective ...

www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/health/conditionsandtreatments/digestive-system

Aug 31, 2014 ... Summary. Food is broken down by the digestive system to give energy to every cell in the body. The digestive tract starts at the mouth and ends ...

www.stanfordchildrens.org/en/topic/default?id=digestive-system-an-overview-85-P00380

What is included in the digestive system? The digestive system is made up of the digestive tract and other organs that aid in digestion. The digestive tract is a ...

www.sparknotes.com/health/digestion/summary

Digestion begins in the mouth and is completed at the anus. As food moves through the digestive tract, it passes through several compartments. Accessory organs ...

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

The major organs of the digestive system are the stomach and intestine. · The upper gastrointestinal tract consists of the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum. · The&n...

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

The function of the digestive system is to break down the foods you eat, release their nutrients, and absorb those nutrients into the body. Although the small ...

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

Overview of the digestive system—how food moves through each part of the GI tract to help break down food for energy, growth, and cell repair.

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) &mid...

www.webmd.com/heartburn-gerd/your-digestive-system

Jun 21, 2020 ... The mouth is the beginning of the digestive tract. In fact, digestion starts here as soon as you take the first bite of a meal. Chewing breaks the food ...