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  • The alimentary canal is a long coiled tube starting from mouth and ending at the anus.
  • Each tooth has a crown, the neck and the root. Internally, the tooth contains a cavity filled with dental pulp formed of connective tissue, blood vessels and nerves.
  • The three pairs of salivary glands are
    • sub-lingual glands
    • sub-maxillary glands
    • parotid glands
  • The associated digestive glands of the alimentary canal are
    • the liver, and
    • the pancreas
  • All enzymes are made up of proteins and their function is to catalyze biological reactions.
  • The gastric enzymes are
    • pepsin
    • rennin
    • gastric lipase
  • An obstruction of bile from entering into the small intestine leads to lack of absorption of lipid materials; this is called as obstructive jaundice.
  • A peptic ulcer is an erosion of the lining of the digestive tract as a result of the action of the enzyme pepsin.
  • The major hormones that control the secretion of digestive juices are:
    • Gastrin
    • Secretin
    • Pancreozymin
    • Cholecystokinin
    • Enterogastrone
  • A diet consisting of all classes of food in the right proportion is a balanced diet.
  • Obesity is a state in which an abnormal amount of fat has accumulated in the adipose tissues of the body.

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