anatomy and physiology mcqs

Question #10

Which of the following structures are derived from the foregut?



The foregut extends from the oropharynx to the Ampulla of Vater. Structures which are derived from the foregut therefore include:

  • lungs
  • oesophagus
  • stomach
  • duodenum up to the Ampulla of Vater in the second/descending part
  • liver
  • gallbladder
  • part of the pancreas

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