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Salivation is controlled almost entirely by the nervous system. Which of the following stimuli would inhibit salivation?
HCl secretions convert pepsinogen to the active hormone pepsin. What cells in the gastric pits produce pepsinogen?
In response to a steak dinner, certain secretions are needed to aid digestion. What cells in the pancreas would provide these secretions?
An increase in HCl (hydrochloric acid) arriving in the duodenum would stimulate which hormone that would help to counteract the effects of HCl?
The secretion in the large intestine consists of which of the following?
bicarbonate- and potassium-rich mucus
During which phase in the control of the digestive system would bicarbonate and bile be stimulated?
Norepinephrine is the neurotransmitter released by which fibers?
sympathetic postganglionic fibers
Enteric interneurons that are inhibitory to smooth muscle use which of the following neurotransmitters?
VIP (vasoactive intestinal peptide)
both VIP and NO (nitric oxide) are inhibitory to smooth muscle
Which of the following intestinal hormones stimulates the release of bile from the gall bladder?
Which of the following GI hormones promotes a pancreatic juice rich in bicarbonate ions?
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