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Begins with the mouth and ends with the anus
The process of altering the chemical and physical composition of food
Upper Gastrointestinal Tract
The oral cavity, pharynx, esophagus, and the stomach
Lower Gastrointestinal Tract
Large and small intestines
First part of the digestive tract. Lips, cheeks, hard palate, soft palate and tongue
Three pairs and produce most of the saliva we secrete each day.
Receives food from thr pharynx and propels it onto the stomach
Located of the upper left quadrant of the abdomen
Upper round portion of the stomach
Body of the Stomach
Central part of the stomach
Lower tubular part of the stomach
Divided into three parts: duodenum, jejunum, and ileum.
Divided into three parts: cecum, colon, rectum.