A 46-year-old member asked:
Can you tell me how is circulatory system and the digestive system physically conected ?
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Trauma Surgery 52 years experience
Blood supply: Every organ has as blood supply to supply that organ with O2 and nutrients / take away waste products. The samll bowel absorbs nutrients (digested food) and the colon absorbs water.
If the blood supply fails the organ dies
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