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Pathophysiology of the Digestive System

Pathophysiology of the Digestive System

This is an excellent site that covers all aspects of the physiology and anatomy of the digestive system as well as control of digestive system functioning. The voyage through the digestive tract gives detailed information gross and microscopic anatomy of each part of the system as well as motility, transport across the epithelium, secretions, and absorption of various nutrients. The site provides comparisons of the human system with herbivores and birds. There is a glossary available and self evaluations on various parts of the site information.


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