Which of the following is not a phase of gastric secretion? - ProProfs Discuss
Topics
Products
Follow Us:

Which of the following is not a phase of gastric secretion?

Which of the following is not a phase of gastric secretion?

Change Image    Delete



A. Cephalic phase
B. Gastric phase
C. Duodenal phase
D. Intestinal phase
E. All of these are phase of gastric secretion

This question is part of Digestive System Practice Quiz
Asked by Wyatt Williams, Last updated: Jun 03, 2020

+ Answer
Request

3 Answers

Anika Nicole

Content Writer, Teacher

Anika Nicole, Wordsmith, PG In Journalism, New York

Answered Jun 19, 2018

There are three phases of gastric secretion:

  1. Cephalic Phase: It occurs just before food enters the stomach via neurological signals. This phase prepares the human body for eating and digestion.
  2. Gastric Phase: The Second phase is the Gastric phase which lasts for about 3 to 4 hours where food entered and distended the stomach.
  3. Intestinal Phase: The last one is the Intestinal phase which occurs in the duodenum. It consists of two parts -the excitatory, and the inhibitory.

Here, the correct answer is option C i.e.Duodenal phase is not a phase of gastric secretion.

 

John Adney

John Adney

Answered Jan 20, 2017

Help us for the digestive system for a porject
 

John Smith

John Smith

Answered Nov 27, 2016

Duodenal phase
 

Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer
Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer
Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer

Email Sent
We have sent an email to your address "" with instructions to reset your password.