organ that produces bile and secretes it into the hepatic bile ducts
the walls of this structure secret chole-cystokinin
"food tube" that carries food from the pharynx to the stomach
pear-shaped sac that attaches to the underside of the liver; it concentrates and stores bile
parietal cells of this organ that secret hydrochloric acid and intrinsic factor
parotid, sublingual, and submandibular
organ that is divided into the fundus, body, and pylorus
most digestion and absorption occur within this structure
the primary function of this organ is to deliver chyme to the duodenum at the proper rate
the walls of this organ are thrown into folds called rugae
divisions include the cecum, colon, rectum, and anal canal
the organ that secretes the most potent digestive enzymes and does not absorb nutrients
an inflammation of one of these structures is called mumps
this organ contains mucus cells, parietal cells, and chief cells
the inner lining of this structure is characterized by villi and microvilli; bursh border cells
divisions include the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum
landmarks of this organ include the greater curvature and lesser curvature
this structure has bends or curves called the hepatic flexure and the splenic flexure
the pylorus connects the stomach with this structure
flatus, feces, and defecation are most related to this structure
the chief organ of drug detoxification
this organ secretes insulin, glucagon, trypsin, and a bicarbonate-rich secretion
peristalsis is pendulum-like (sways back and forth) in this organ
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