Digestive System

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Digestive System
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2012-01-23 14:27:32
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Digestive System
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  1. 3 functions of digestion
    Digestion

    Absorption

    Elimination
  2. Outer portion that lines the cavity is
    Parietal peritoneum
  3. Portion that covers the organs is
    Visceral peritoneum
  4. double layered portion of the peritoneum shaped like a fan. Handle portion is attached to the posterior wall, and the expanded long edge is attached to the small intestine.
    Mesentery
  5. Section of the peritoneum that extends from the colon to the posterior abdominal wall
    Mesocolon
  6. Large double layer of the peritoneum containing much fat that hangs like an apron over the front of the intestine. It extends from the lower border of the stomach into the pelvic part of the abdomen and then loops back up to the transverse colon.
    Greater omentum
  7. Smaller membrane extending between the stomach and the liver
    Lesser omentum
  8. Main substance of the tooth
    Dentin
  9. Covering of the tooth, hardest substance in the body
    Enamel
  10. Center of tooth, contains nerves and blood vessels
    Pulp cavity

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