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Digestion

Introduction: Digestion

Description of Digestion

Digestion: process of breakdown of food for metabolism and use by the body.
Source: CRISP

Digestion: The process of breakdown of food for metabolism and use by the body.
Source: MeSH 2007

Digestion: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Digestion:

Digestion as an Organ

Digestion (organ): Digestion is the process by which the body breaks down foods, such as...more »

Digestion (organ): See Digestion (organ information).

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More specific terms for Digestion:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Digestion

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Digestion

The following list attempts to classify Digestion into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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