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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Small_intestine

The small intestine or small bowel is the part of the gastrointestinal tract between the stomach and the large intestine, and is where most of the end absorption of ...

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The small intestine is a long, highly convoluted tube in the digestive system that absorbs about 90% of the nutrients from the food we eat. It is given the name ...

www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/small-intestine

The small intestine is a winding, tightly folded tube about 20 ft (6 m) long in adults . It connects to the stomach on the top end and to the large intestine (colon) on ...

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May 11, 2017 ... Your small intestine connects your stomach to your large intestine (or colon). Find out about different diseases and disorders of the small ...

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Sep 1, 2015 ... The small intestine is about as big around as a middle finger, but it is about 22 feet (6.7 meters) long.

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The small intestine (also referred to as the small bowel) is the specialized tubular structure between the stomach and the large intestine (also called the colon or ...

www.ddc.musc.edu/public/diseases/small-intestine

The small intestine can be affected by infections, tumors and diseases such as dysmotility, small bowel obstruction, intestinal lymphoma, IBD ... and more.

www.cancer.org/cancer/small-intestine-cancer/about/what-is-small-intestine-cancer.html

Feb 9, 2016 ... The food and gastric juices are mixed into a thick fluid, which is then emptied into the small intestine. The small intestine continues breaking ...

www.healthline.com/human-body-maps/small-intestine

The small intestine is made up of the duodenum , jejunum , and ileum . Together with the esophagus, large intestine, and the stomach, it forms the ...

www.cancer.org/cancer/small-intestine-cancer.html

If you have small intestine cancer or are close to someone who does, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Here you can find out all about small intestine  ...