2) From the point that the specific metabolites are absorbed from the GI tract, trace the path of the resulting metabolites to the following locations in the body for incorporation into the body structure: 1. Metabolites of protein for use in the Gastrocnemius muscle for muscle maintenance. 2. Metabolites of the carbohydrates for energy to contract the cardiac muscle cells. 3. Metabolites of fat to incorporate into the myelin sheaths of the Schwann cells of the Trigeminal nerve that innervates the Masseter muscle. 4. Water for incorporation into the synovial fluid of the hip joint. 5. Iron for incorporation into red blood cells in the bone marrow of the sternum.

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