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Layers of the Stomach


The human stomach is made up of four layers: mucosa, submucosa, muscularis and serosa in the order of their arrangement from inside to outside. Each layer of the stomach performs specific functions and is comprised of specialized tissues that help the stomach in digesting food.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this module, you will be able to:
- List various layers of the human stomach.
- Identify the location of those layers in the human stomach.
- Label the layers of the human stomach.

Keywords Upper Abdomen , Stomach , Mucosa , Submucosa , Muscularis , Serosa , Blood Vessels , Connective Tissue , Nerves
Controller Required Yes
Languages English - US , 中文 , عربي , Español , Tiếng Việt
Domain K-12
Topic Code SS100092
Devices Google Cardboard with controller , Google Daydream , Samsung Gear VR , Oculus Go , Pico Goblin , EduPro , WebXR