Biology Question #513
Anonymous, a 10 year old n/a from the Internet asks on January 6, 2002,
How much liquid is in the stomach?
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answered on January 6, 2002
Somewhere between 1 and 4 Litres. There is a good discussion of this at The Physics Factbook, an encyclopedia of scientific essays written by students.
answered on February 16, 2004
How much acid is produced by the stomach every day?
Answer: About 2 to 3 litres of it are secreted into the stomach daily by about 35 million glands distributed throughout the stomach wall.
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