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Jejunum

Jejunum

(Science: anatomy) The portion of the small intestine that extends from the duodenum to the ileum.

Synonym: intestinum jejunum.


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improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats

... distal ileum in the improvement of glucose control in type 2 diabetic patients who underwent bariatric surgery. An ileal transposition (IT) to the jejunum was performed in lean diabetic Goto-Kakizaki (GK) rats. The IT was compared to sham-operated diabetic rats and a control group of diabetic rats. ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:53 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... the limbs, chest, and abdomen (58, 59). Dogs and horses may also present with intestinal obstruction due to pythium granuloma in the duodenum or jejunum (51, 56). The organism may be isolated from fresh clinical material seeded onto mycologic medium, such as Sabouraud's glucose agar (56). Demonstration ...

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by hartuk
Thu Nov 09, 2006 9:58 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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digestion in the 3 parts of the small intestine....

The 3 sections appear in this order: duodenum, jejunum and ileum. Duodenum: Stomach empties its contents into here. Bile duct excretes bile (to increase surface area of fat) here. Pancreas secrete pancreatic juice via the pancreatic duct here. Pancreatic ...

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by Navin
Fri Dec 23, 2005 6:15 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: digestion in the 3 parts of the small intestine....
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