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What tissues are involved in the digestive system?

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Dr. Jason Boardman
General Surgery 26 years experience
Organs: There are many organs involved in the digestive system. These include the mouth, teeth and salivary glands in the upper portion. The stomach, small and large bowel are where food is broken down and absorbed. The liver, pancreas, gallbladder also play large roles in making and storing digestive chemicals.
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