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International Conference on Gastroenterology

April 20-22, 2023

April 20 -22, 2023 | Orlando, Florida, USA

Small Intestine and Large Intestine

Small Intestine and Large Intestine

The small intestine (SI) is an important digestive organ that is responsible for nutritional digestion and absorption. The duodenum, jejunum, and ileum are all parts of the small intestine (small bowel), which is located between the stomach and the large intestine (large bowel). The small intestine gets its name from the fact that its lumen width is smaller than that of the large intestine, despite the fact that it is longer.

The mouth, oesophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, and rectum make up the digestive tract. The large intestine is around 5 feet long and makes up one-fifth of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract's length. After the small intestine absorbs most nutrients, the large intestine is responsible for processing indigestible food material (chyme). The large intestine is divided into four sections. The cecum, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, and sigmoid colon are all included. The large intestine plays an important role in the body by absorbing water, vitamins, and electrolytes from waste. The colon, commonly known as the large intestine, is a component of the digestive tract.

  • Function and Mechanisms
  • Pathophysiology of small and large intestine
  • Disease and disorders of large and small intestine
  • Risk factors, precautions and treatment
  • Gut microbiota
  • Small bowel syndrome
  • Intestinal Cancer
Gastro 2023 Speakers
Speaker at Gastroenterology 2023 - Luis Miguel Nieto

Luis Miguel Nieto

WellStar Atlanta Medical Center, United States
Speaker at Gastroenterology 2023 - Babajide Oyedotun

Babajide Oyedotun

Interfaith Medical Center, United States
Speaker at Gastroenterology 2023 - Siri Tummala

Siri Tummala

TCU School of Medicine, United States
Speaker at Gastroenterology 2023 - Lorenzo Ricolfi

Lorenzo Ricolfi

Medical clinic in Bordighera, Italy

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