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Ch 11: Terminology for the Gastrointestinal System

About This Chapter

If you need to study gastrointestinal system terminology for an exam, homework or class assignment, check out these convenient lessons and quizzes. Use any computer or mobile device to study at your own pace and improve your overall understanding of gastrointestinal system terms.

Terminology for the Gastrointestinal System - Chapter Summary

Work through this medical terminology chapter to review the structures and functions of the human gastrointestinal system. Taught by subject matter experts, these study resources offer simple definitions of important gastrointestinal terms, as well as self-assessment quizzes to help you retain your knowledge. You can also reach out to our instructors if you have any questions and access the chapter on any computer or mobile device. Upon completion of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Identify the main structures of the mouth, esophagus and stomach
  • Outline the parts of the lower gastrointestinal tract and the digestive system's accessory organs
  • Define digestion terminology and understand digestive functions

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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