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Gastrointestinal system

Introduction: Gastrointestinal system

Description of Gastrointestinal system

Gastrointestinal system: the system that makes food absorbable into the body.
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Gastrointestinal system: system consists of the gastrointestinal tract, a tube extending from the mouth to the anus; its purpose is to break down food, prepare it for absorption and eliminate waste.
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Gastrointestinal system: Related Topics

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

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Terms Similar to Gastrointestinal system:

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  • gastrointestinal effect

Source - MeSH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

More specific terms for Gastrointestinal system:

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Broader terms for Gastrointestinal system

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The term Gastrointestinal system can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Gastrointestinal system

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

WordNet 2.1

Source: WordNet 2.1

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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