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Ch. 11 Digestive System

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anamariefalke's version from 2016-04-12 04:13

Section 1

Question Answer
adomin/o, celi/o, lapar/oabdomen, abdominal cavity
append/o, appendic/oappendix
cheil/olip
cholangi/obile duct
chol/egall, bile
choledoch/ocommon bile duct
diverticul/odiverticulum
gingiv/ogum
gloss/o lingu/otongue
hepat/oliver
herni/ohernia
palat/opalate
pancreat/opancreas
peritone/operitoneum
polyp/opolyp, small growth
pylor/opylorus
sial/osaliva
steat/ofat
uvul/ouvula
an/oanus
antr/oantrum
cec/ocecum
col/o, colon/o (large intestine)colon
duoden/oduodenum
enter/o (small)intestine
esophag/oesophagas
gastr/ostomach
ile/oileum
jejun/ojejunum
or/o, stomat/omouth
proct/o, rect/orectum
sigmoid/osigmoid colon
hemi-half
-pepsiadigestion
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Section 2

Question Answer
adhesionabnormal growing together of two peritoneal surfaces that are normally seperated
celiac diseasemalabsorption syndrome caused by reaction to gluten
cirrhosisdisease of the liver
crohn disease inflammation of the intestinal tract
gastroesophageal reflux diseasebackward flow of the gastrointestinal contents into the esophagas
hemochromatosiswhen too much iron is absorbed from food
hemorrhoidsswollen veins in rectal area
ileusinability to remove waste from the body
intussusceptiontelescoping of the intestine
irritable bowel syndromedisturbances in bowel functions
obesityexcess body fat
peptic ulcersore in the stomach from excess acid
polypbenign growth on mucus membrane
ulcerative colitisinflammation of the colon with ulcers
volvulustwisting of the intestines
ascites (Dad)collection of fluid in peritoneal cavity
diarrheadischarge of liquid stool
dysenteryinflammation of intestines
emesiswaste expelled from the mouth (vomiting)
feceswaste expelled from the rectum
flatusgas expelled through the anus
gastric lavagewashing out of the stomach
gavagefeeding a person through a tube
hematemesisvomiting blood
hematocheziabloody feces
malabsorptionprevents the absorption of nutrients
melenablack stool with partly digested blood
nauseaurge to vomit
palpateto examine by touch
peristalsismuscle contractions when food digests
refluxbackward flow of the stomach contents to flow back up into the esophagus
stomasurgical created opening that allows the removal of feces
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