5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Abnormal condition of small pouches in the lining of the intestines.
- b burning pain in the chest occurring when part of the stomach contents escapes into the esophagus
- c a greenish-yellow or brownish fluid produced in and secreted by the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and released into the small intestine.
- d A muscular tube that connects the mouth to the stomach.
- e Inflammation of the appendix
5 Multiple choice questions
- An abnormal, frequent discharge of fluid fecal matter from the bowel
- the sac beneath the right lobe of the liver used for bile storage.
- Partially digested, semiliquid food mixed with digestive enzymes and acids in the stomach.
- An open sore or lesion in the skin or mucous membrane; may cause periodic bleeding and the formation of scars.
- Digestive organ where most chemical digestion and absorption of food takes place, Digestion and absorption of food occurs in the small intestine. Here, food is acted on by various enzymes from the small intestine and pancreas and by bile from the liver.
5 True/False questions
Villi → a greenish-yellow or brownish fluid produced in and secreted by the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and released into the small intestine.
Polyp → a rounded mass of food prepared by the mouth for swallowing.
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.
Pancreas → the main nitrogen-containing waste excreted in the urine
Constipation → Condition characterized by difficulty in passing stool or an infrequent passage of hard stool