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Take a trip through the digestive system

Briefings on APCs, April 1, 2012

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The digestive system consists of two parts: the alimentary canal and the accessory organs. The alimentary canal is the direct path through the body from the mouth to the anus. The digestive accessory organs play a role in the way the body processes food and water so that each tissue and organ system has the fuel to function. These organs secrete enzymes, alkalines, and other substances that are required for the digestive proces.

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