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can you tell me how is water(without food) digested/treated by the stomach?

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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Nothing really: Water basically passes through the stomach without alteration besides mixing with our liquid enzymes, hormones, and chemicals. Otherwise it is reabsorbed in the small and large intestine.

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