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1. Regulation: Peptides of the Gastrointestinal Tract 2. Regulation: Nerves and Smooth Muscle 3. Swallowing 4. Gastric Emptying 5. Motility of the Small Intestine 6. Motility of the Large Intestine 7. Salivary Secretion 8. Gastric Secretion 9. Pancreatic Secretion 10. Bile Production, Secretion, and Storage 11. Digestion and Absorption 12. Fluid and Electrolyte Absorption 13. The Splanchnic Circulation Appendix: Review Examination