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Pyloric sphincter

pyloric sphincter

A thickening of the circular layer of the gastric musculature encircling the gastroduodenal junction.

Synonym: musculus sphincter pylori, sphincter muscle of pylorus.


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Re: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?

... factors into digestion. When the carbon dioxide enters the stomach, the pyloric sphincter (which is closed while the first stages of digestion occur in the stomach) opens ...

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by MamaWrites
Sat Nov 30, 2013 8:40 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?
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Please help me find the best diagram of the digestive system

The diagram must include: the cardiac sphincter, the stomach, the pyloric sphincter, the duodenum, the liver, the gall bladder, the bile duct, the pancreas, the pancreatic ...

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by yeah
Fri Apr 23, 2010 9:32 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Please help me find the best diagram of the digestive system
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the nature of chyme

... partially digested food that is discharged from the stomach through the pyloric sphincter into the duodenum. Some of water is absorbed as it moves through the small intestine. ...

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by Binks
Fri Nov 20, 2009 4:06 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: the nature of chyme
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Views: 4593


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