Physiology of adult Homo sapiens - Digestive apparatus - adult alimentary

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Digestive System (for Parents) - KidsHealth adult alimentary


Micro-computed tomography visualization of the vestigial alimentary canal in adult oestrid flies. Martín-Vega D(1)(2), Garbout A(3), Ahmed F(3).

The alimentary canal is the long tube of organs — including the esophagus, stomach, and intestines — that runs from the mouth to the anus. An adult's digestive.

The digestive system -- which can be up to 30 feet in length in adults -- is usually divided into eight parts: the mouth, the esophagus, the stomach, the small.