What is another word for intestinal juice?

19 synonyms found


[ ɪntˈɛstɪnə͡l d͡ʒˈuːs], [ ɪntˈɛstɪnə‍l d‍ʒˈuːs], [ ɪ_n_t_ˈɛ_s_t_ɪ_n_əl dʒ_ˈuː_s]

Synonyms for Intestinal juice:

How to use "Intestinal juice" in context?

There are two types of intestinal juice: secretions and effusions. Secretions are clear and watery, made up of lymph, fluid, and electrolytes. Effusions are yellow or orange, thicker than secretions, and contain blood, proteins, and cells. Intestinal juice is produced in the rectum and the small and large intestines. It is responsible for removing food from the gut and sending it to the liver and the lymph nodes.

Intestinal juice is produced in response to specific stimuli.

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