Asked by  | 17th Jul, 2009, 07:45: AM

Expert Answer:

All organs in the digestive system are quite important and have their respective roles to play.

Importance of the small intestine - It is the site of complete digestion of carbohydrates,proteins and fats. In addition, almost all nutrients are absorbed here through villi and sent into the bloodstream, so that it can be carried to each and every cell of the body.

Answered by  | 19th Jul, 2009, 12:48: PM

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