Physio: Digestive

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Physio: Digestive
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Physio: Digestive
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  1. purpose of cheeks and lips
    • -expression, chewing
    • -lips contain sensory receptors.
  2. purpose of tongue
    • -handles food and contains taste buds
    • -tonsils are on the root of the tongue
  3. salivary glands include _____ cells that secrete ______ enzymes.
    serous; digestive
  4. parotid gland secretes
    saliva rich in amylase
  5. submandibular gland secret
    viscous saliva
  6. sublingual glands secrete
    mucus
  7. pharynx is divided into (3)
    • 1. nasopharynx
    • 2. oropharynx
    • 3. larypharynx
  8. food if mixed with saliva and forced into the ____
    pharynx
  9. esophagus passes through the ______ and joins the ______
    diaphragm; stomach
  10. what does pancreatic juice do?
    contains enzymes that can split carbs, fats, nucleic acids and proteins.
  11. function of the liver
    metabolizes carbohydrates, lipids, proteins and stores substances.
  12. what does the gallbladder store?
    bile

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