5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a A large solid organ that lies in the right upper quadrant immediately below the diaphragm; it produces bile, stores glucose for immediate use by the body, and produces many substances that help regulate immune responses., Breaks down toxins, such as alcohol and processes nutrients into forms easier for the rest of your body to use.
- b An open sore or lesion in the skin or mucous membrane; may cause periodic bleeding and the formation of scars.
- c fingerlike projections of the small intestinal mucosa that tremendously increase its surface area for absorption.
- d Condition characterized by difficulty in passing stool or an infrequent passage of hard stool
- e Abnormal condition of small pouches in the lining of the intestines.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Inflammation of the appendix
- a chronic disease of the liver, characterized by an overgrowth of connective tissue or fibrosis.
- Inflammation of the liver
- an accumulation of bile pigments in the blood producing a yellow color of the skin.
- An abnormal, frequent discharge of fluid fecal matter from the bowel
5 True/False questions
chyme → a greenish-yellow or brownish fluid produced in and secreted by the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and released into the small intestine.
Bile → 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.
Gastric gland → Glands of the mouth that produce saliva, a digestive secretion
Peristalsis → Inflammation of the liver