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

What is the digestive system? The digestive system is made up of the gastrointestinal tract—also called the GI tract or digestive tract—and the liver, pancreas, and ...

kidshealth.org/en/kids/digestive-system.html

The Digestive System. The digestive system consists of the parts of the body that work together to turn food and liquids into the building blocks and fuel that the ...

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

Sep 13, 2018 ... The main organs that make up the digestive system (in order of their function) are the mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, ...

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

Jun 21, 2020 ... Your Digestive System · Stomach The stomach is a sac-like organ with strong muscular walls. · Three organs play a pivotal role in helping the ....

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

Mar 8, 2020 ... The digestive tract (or gastrointestinal tract) is a long twisting tube that starts at the mouth and ends at the anus. It is made up of a series of ...

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

The human digestive system is the means by which tissues and organs receive nutrients to function. The system breaks down food, extracts nutrients from it, and  ...

www.medicinenet.com/the_digestion_process_organs_and_functions/article.htm

What is the function of the digestive system? Read about the human digestive system and its functions and organs. The mouth, stomach, intestines, gallbladder,  ...

training.seer.cancer.gov/anatomy/digestive

The digestive system includes the digestive tract and its accessory organs, which process food into molecules that can be absorbed and utilized by the cells of ...

training.seer.cancer.gov/anatomy/digestive/regions

The alimentary tract of the digestive system is composed of the mouth, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, rectum and anus. Associated with ...

www.iffgd.org/the-digestive-system.html

Oct 2, 2019 ... Typical movement of the esophagus, stomach, and intestine is called peristalsis. The action of peristalsis looks like an ocean wave moving ...