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A 45-year-old member asked:

What are the accessory organs to the digestive system?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Colon and Rectal Surgery 43 years experience
Probably: refers to liver, gallbladder and pancreas
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A 34-year-old member asked:

What are the organs of the digestive system?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Alimentary tract: Mouth with salivary glands, esophagus, stomach, duodenum (first part of small bowel), jejunum, ileum, appenix, colon & recum. Additionally liver, gall bladder and pancreas are all involved in producing or storing digestive juices.
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A 43-year-old member asked:

What organs are part of the digestive system?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 74 years experience
An amazing question: The digestive system starts at the mouth and ends of the anus. The liver, pancreas and gallbladder are just as important as the intestine.
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A 47-year-old member asked:

Can some of the organs in the digestive system be transplanted?

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Dr. Yolanda Becker
Transplant Surgery 32 years experience
Intestinal transplan: Yes, intestinal transplant is performed at select centers.
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