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Stomach

(Science: anatomy, gastroenterology) The most dilated portion of the digestive tube, situated between the oesophagus and the beginning of the small intestine (duodenum). It lies in the upper central portion of the abdomen (above the umbilicus) and to the left of the midline. The stomach produces gastric juice (acidic) which serves to breakdown proteins. An enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion.The region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis.The region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis.Part of the vertebrate digestive system where powerful digestive enzymes are secreted into it to assist in the breakdown of foodstuff that has been freshly eaten. Essentially, the stomach prepares the food before it can be transported to the duodenum, the upper part of the small intestine.


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improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats

... tolerance after ileal transposition in a non-obese type 2 diabetes rat model. Surgical operations which shorten the intestinal tract between the stomach and the terminal ileum result in an early improvement in type 2 diabetes, and one possible explanation is the arrival of undigested food in ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:53 pm
 
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

I've read most of the comments and finally feel relieved it's not just me! I am 17 years old and this has been bothering me since last year. Since the summer I have put 1 stone on. I know we've had Christmas and I've had a holiday slipped in there too but I just don't understand. I bloat after anyth...

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So he burned from inside out but they managed to stop it? Did they cut his stomach or what? No, the article implies it was heavily localized. If you read my theory, SHC suddenly becomes extremely plausable?

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by Coelacanth
Tue Feb 11, 2014 12:28 pm
 
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[News] Frank Baker survives ''spontaneous combustion''

So he burned from inside out but they managed to stop it? Did they cut his stomach or what?

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by JackBean
Tue Feb 11, 2014 10:52 am
 
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drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?

... because it's a waste? 2) and how do you think that is the CO2 transported from the cells to lungs? Could it be directly through blood? 3) pH of stomach fluids is something around 2, even Coke is basic in comparison with that.

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by JackBean
Tue Dec 03, 2013 9:08 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?
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