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4 Multiple choice questions

  1. The process of converting glycogen to glucose in response to low blood sugar is a function of the....
  2. Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the peritoneal cavity. Caused by congestion of blood in the portal system.
  3. The nurse's assessment findings for the client with GI bleeding may include hematemesis and a black, sticky, tarlike stool called.....
  4. Malnutrition, hypoglycemia, clotting disorders, jaundice, portal hypertension, ascites, hepatic encephalopathy, hepatorenal syndrome.

4 True/False questions

  1. volvulusIs used to remove ammonia from the blood into the bowel. Acts as a laxative and causes the body to excrete the stool containing ammonia.


  2. steatorrheaA common nursing-assessment finding of Crohn's disease is....


  3. Portal hypertensionA chronic, degenerative changes in the liver cells; thickening of surrounding tissue that result from the liver repairing itself after chronic inflammation.


  4. thin yellow-green liquidLeads to distention of esophageal veins, resulting in esophageal varices, distention of rectal veins, resulting in hemorrhoids and distention of the splenic vein, resulting in splenomegaly.