Histology 11-8

Histology 11-8 - -Surface area of si dramaticall increased...

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Histology 11/8/11 Small intestine - Divided into the duodenum, jejunum, ileum - Pyloric stomach has a sudden change t duodnem - But si has gradual changes - Primary place for digestion into components o Oligomers, dimers, sometimes monomores Absorption of those components , water, ions, vitamins, cofactors
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Unformatted text preview: -Surface area of si dramaticall increased o Plicae circulares (valves of kerckring)- huge, macroscopic folds more developed in jejunum o Intestinal villi- extensions into the lumen of small intestine o Crypts of liebekuhnd- intestinal glands, functional similar to grastric pit...
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This note was uploaded on 01/21/2012 for the course BIO 413 taught by Professor Dr.donaldlovett during the Fall '11 term at TCNJ.

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