5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a the waves of contraction seen in tubelike organs; propels substances along the tract.
- b a rounded mass of food prepared by the mouth for swallowing.
- c Abnormal condition of small pouches in the lining of the intestines.
- d the main nitrogen-containing waste excreted in the urine
- e An open sore or lesion in the skin or mucous membrane; may cause periodic bleeding and the formation of scars.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a greenish-yellow or brownish fluid produced in and secreted by the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and released into the small intestine.
- glands of the mucosa of the stomach that secrete HCl and hydrolytic enzymes (primarily pepsinogen, the inactive form of pepsin, a protein-digesting enzyme), which begins the enzymatic, or chemical breakdown of protein foods.
- the sac beneath the right lobe of the liver used for bile storage.
- An abnormal, frequent discharge of fluid fecal matter from the bowel
- Inflammation of the appendix
5 True/False questions
Hepatitis → Inflammation of the liver
Cirrhosis → An abnormal, frequent discharge of fluid fecal matter from the bowel
Salivary Gland → Glands of the mouth that produce saliva, a digestive secretion
Large intestine → The last section of the digestive system, where water is absorbed from food and the remaining material is eliminated from the body. About 6 feet long and is composed of the cecum, colon, rectum and anus.
Rugae → the main nitrogen-containing waste excreted in the urine