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  1. Food enters the stomach from the esophagus. There, it's broken down by the acid and various enzymes the stomach produces so its nutrients can be absorbed in ...
  2. ... mouth to the esophagus and on to the stomach. At the junction between the stomach and esophagus is the lower esophageal sphincter. This ... as a valve that normally keeps food and stomach acid in the stomach, and prevents the stomach’s ...
  3. Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS) Video (American College of Radiology) (Radiological Society of North America)  
    ... TIPS may successfully reduce internal bleeding in the stomach and esophagus in patients with cirrhosis and may ... the liver into the veins of the spleen, stomach, lower esophagus, and intestines, causing enlarged vessels, bleeding ...
  4. ... down into the esophagus, which leads to the stomach. Let's watch the swallowing process again. First, the ... the esophagus contracts and moves food toward the stomach. Burp! Excuse me.
  5. Histamine: The Stuff Allergies are Made of Video From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... signaling molecule, sending messages between cells. It tells stomach cells to make stomach acid. And it helps our brain stay awake. ...
  6. ... vital organs. These include the brain, liver, kidneys, stomach, and muscles -- even the heart muscle. At the ...
  7. Health Videos: MedlinePlus Video (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... Shoulder joint dislocation Smelling Snoring Sperm release pathway Stomach ulcer Stroke Stroke - secondary to cardiogenic embolism Sun's ...
  8. ... muscle move balls of swallowed food to the stomach. There, the food is churned into a liquid ...
  9. Heat-Related Illnesses Video (American College of Emergency Physicians)  
    ... include muscle spasms, usually in the legs and stomach area. To treat, have the person rest in ...
  10. Getting to Know Your Brain: Dealing with Stress Video From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Mental Health)  
    ... things can be rapid heart rates, having headaches, stomach aches, a lack of energy, being irritable, decreased ...
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