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Also called the alimentary canal. The audio, illustrations, photos, and videos are credited beneath the media asset, except for promotional images, which generally link to another page that contains the media credit. The Rights Holder for media is the person or group credited. Tyson Brown, National Geographic Society. National Geographic Society.
The digestive system is a group of organs working together to convert food into energy and basic nutrients to feed the entire body. Food passes through a long tube inside the body known as the alimentary canal or the gastrointestinal tract GI tract. The alimentary canal is made up of the oral cavity, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, small intestines, and large intestines. In addition to the alimentary canal, there are several important accessory organs that help your body to digest food but do not have food pass through them. Accessory organs of the digestive system include the teeth, tongue, salivary glands, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas. Food begins its journey through the digestive system in the mouth, also known as the oral cavity.
Organs of the digestive system are divided into 2 main group: the these teeth follow the human stomach (or funded), body of stomach, and pyloric stomach function: the secretion of pancreatic juice by the pancreatic acini and.
Different organs can work together to perform a common function, like how the parts of your digestive system break down food.
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