ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF THE SMALL INTESTINE Gross morphology Mucosa
Organisation of the mucosa Folds of Kerckring Villi
Microvilli Epithelium Crypts of Lieberkühn The gastrointestinal circulation The lymphatic system
Structure of the lymphatics Formation of lymph Composition of lymph Stimulation of lymphatic transport Secretions into the small intestine Glands
Pancreatic secretion Biliary secretion Secretion and absorption of water Digestion and absorption of nutrients Carbohydrates Proteins Fats Iron
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