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where does digestion begin?
- with the salvary glands
- amylase digest starch to glucose
- strepticoxyl- acid
what is plaque
calcium hardens and calcified (plaque)
rings of muscle constrict and elongate to move food
function of stomach
- mechanical digestion
- extremely acidic
acids in stomach
- hydrochloric acid
- enzyme pepsin - secreted in active form
emulsified -> digests fats
sliding (rolling) where stomach slides or moves into thoracic cavity
protrusion thru abdominal wall or inguinal
telescoping of intestine
twinkee” diet of low residue results in saccular weakenings of intestinal wall
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