11 Surprising Facts About the Digestive System

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ICD-10 Chapter XI: Diseases of the digestive system
Most of the oral cavity is lined with oral mucosa , a mucous membrane that produces a lubricating mucus , of which only a small amount is needed. Axe on Youtube 1. The circular muscle keeps the material moving forward and also prevents any back flow of waste. So for almost years, doctors prescribed a treatment involving rest and a bland diet. Fourth, your gut also has to get rid of all the toxins produced as byproducts of your metabolism , which your liver dumps into bile. Irritable bowel syndrome IBS is the most common of the functional gastrointestinal disorders.

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Human digestive system

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