Subject: Why do you vomit bile when it's produced 'downstream' of the stomach ?
Date: Thu Oct 25 18:34:21 2001
Posted by Dave Jones
Grade level: undergrad
School: North Traffor College
City: Manchester State/Province: No state entered.
Area of science: Medicine
I can't understand how you can vomit bile ! If bile is produced by the liver,
secreted into the duodenum, how does it get into the stomach ? Presumably it
can't travel upwards from the bile duct to the duodenum and enter the stomach
against the flow of chyme ?!?
Re: Why do you vomit bile when it's produced 'downstream' of the stomach ?
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