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Peristalsis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A time-space diagram of a peristaltic wave after a water swallow. High pressure values are red, zero pressure is blue-green. The ridge in the upper part of the ...
Peristalsis - Health Video: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Overview. Peristalsis is a series of wave-like muscle contractions that moves food to different processing stations in the digestive tract. The process of peristalsis ...
Peristalsis: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Peristalsis is a series of muscle contractions that occur in your digestive tract. Peristalsis is also seen in some organs that connect the kidneys to the bladder.
Peristalsis | Define Peristalsis at
Peristalsis definition, the progressive wave of contraction and relaxation of a tubular muscular system, especially the alimentary canal, by which the contents are ...
Peristaltic Wave in the Gastric Antrum - YouTube
Aug 3, 2009 This endoscopy videoclip shows the peristalsis in the lower part of the stomach, the antrum. Peristalis is a wavelike, constant, rhytmic ...

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