gastrointestinal tract

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gastrointestinal tract

[¦ga·strō‚in′tes·tən·əl ′trakt]
(anatomy)
The stomach and intestine.
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2014): relative weight of digestive organs (g per 100 g body weight) = organ weight (g)/body weight (100 g).
Adrenaline also increases the heart rate and reduces blood flow to most digestive organs while simultaneously increasing flow to major skeletal muscles.
Timing of food intake may produce its affects via alterations in digestive organs and adipose tissue.
The digestive organs and most other visible structures are bunched toward the front of the body.
But the patients experienced the side effect of hyper-thermia - overheating of the body - apparently in their digestive organs.
warm bath to toxins and your " And never eat on the run or standing up: Always sit down but straighten your spine - slumping makes it harder for blood to reach your digestive organs.
Developed ab muscles also function to keep internal digestive organs in their proper place so they do what they are supposed to do.
In general, food gets into the body digestive organs, including protein and DNA, which will be broken down into amino acids and nucleotides, and are absorbed by the body.
They cover the anatomy and physiology of the pelvic digestive organs, common tests for evaluating the posterior pelvic floor, evaluating and treating fecal incontinence, anorectovaginal fistula, difficult evacuation, surgical treatment of rectal prolapse in adults, sacral nerve stimulation for posterior pelvic floor abnormalities, and a multidisciplinary approach to pelvic floor dysfunction.
Colin Woods's digestive organs were gradually eroded by the sodium hydroxide substance, which he had believed to be orange squash.
Dubai The Ministry of Health has moved to allay fears expressed by some diabetic patients that a pill they were taking could cause damage to their digestive organs as it seems not to dissolve in the body.