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Much of the so-called gastric fermentation does not occur in the stomach but rather in the duodenum.
DIETETICS FOR NURSESFAIRFAX T. PROUDFIT
Individual differences are observed in the area of colic attachment to the duodenum.
Here the peritoneum investing the ventral surface of the duodenum becomes continuous with the right leaf of the mesentery.
In 19 the duct of Santorini was well developed but did not open into the duodenum.
Within this loop is a long pinkish gland, the pancreas, which empties by a duct into the duodenum.
The common duct opens obliquely into the horseshoe bend of the duodenum.
A PRACTICAL PHYSIOLOGYALBERT F. BLAISDELL
I have also sometimes noticed, that the duodenum contained the coffee ground matter, and the intestines, coagulated blood.
The so-called “suspensory muscle of the duodenum” belongs to this category.
The proximal portion of the small intestine is characterized as duodenum by its connection with liver and pancreas.
The bile and pancreatic fluid are conveyed into the duodenum, and mixed with the chyme.

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