The excessive swallowing of air while eating or drinking, and is a common cause of gas in the stomach.
The vomiting of blood
During swallowing, itmoves upward with the soft palate....It also an important role in snoring and in the formation of some speech sounds
Secretes figestive juices and enzymes into small intestine as needed
An abnormal accumulation of serous fluid in the peritoneal cavity.
A condition in which a portion of the stomach protrudes upward into the chest, through an opening in the diaphragm.
The natural teeth arranged in the upper and lower jaws
Pertaining to gallbladder
The presence of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts
The protrusion of a small loop of bowel through a weak place in the lower abdominal wall or groin
The ring-like muscles that controls the flow from the stomach to the duodenum of the small intestine.
Passage of gas out of the body through the rectum
Progressive degenerative disease of the liver that is often caused by excessive alcohol use or by viral hepatitis B or C
Consists of the bone and soft tissues that surround and support the teeth
an S-shaped structure that continues from the descending colon above and joins with the rectum below.
any disease of the mouth due to a fungus
An inflammation of the small intestine caused by eating or drinking substances contaminated with viral and bacterial pathogens.
AKA salmonella....Transmitted by food that is contaminated by feces
Pigment produced from the destruction of hemoglobin, is released by the liver bile
BIL, Bil, bili
Total parenteral nutrition