alimentary tract


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Related to alimentary tract: digestive system, digestive tube, gastrointestinal tract
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Noun1.alimentary tract - tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anusalimentary tract - tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination
duct, epithelial duct, canal, channel - a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance; "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"
digestive system, gastrointestinal system, systema alimentarium, systema digestorium - the system that makes food absorbable into the body
stomach, tum, tummy, breadbasket - an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
enteron - the alimentary canal (especially of an embryo or a coelenterate)
esophagus, gullet, oesophagus, gorge - the passage between the pharynx and the stomach
small intestine - the longest part of the alimentary canal; where digestion is completed
large intestine - beginning with the cecum and ending with the rectum; includes the cecum and the colon and the rectum; extracts moisture from food residues which are later excreted as feces
pharynx, throat - the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone
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Contract notice: Medicines for upu program - alimentary tract and metabolism; medicines against hyperacidity related disorders; medicines functional gastrointestinal disorders counter; drugs for blood-forming organs and the cardiovascular system; antihemorrhagics; blood plasma substitutes and perfusion solutions; medications used in cardiology; diuretics; beta-blockers; medicines for renin-angiotensin system; anti-inflammatory.
Jointly sponsored by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, DDW takes place May 17-22, 2008, at the San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA.
Jointly sponsored by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), the American Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT), DDW takes place May 20-25, 2006 in Lost Angeles, at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Contract awarded for Medicinal products for the alimentary tract and metabolism
The conference is jointly sponsored by four medical societies: the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, the American Gastroenterological Association, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.
The contract is the supply of medicines for human use - for the alimentary tract and metabolism in the Constitutional pharmacy ICEM.
Contract notice: Antineoplastic and immunomodulating agents and drugs for the alimentary tract and metabolism.
Yeo's primary interests and research are in the fields of pancreatic cancer, hepatopancreatobiliary surgery and alimentary tract surgery.
2 for the alimentary tract and metabolism products 300 Mailbox .