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 the main nitrogen-containing waste excreted in the urine
- d the sac beneath the right lobe of the liver used for bile storage.
- e An abnormal, frequent discharge of fluid fecal matter from the bowel
5 Multiple choice questions
- A muscular tube that connects the mouth to the stomach.
- An open sore or lesion in the skin or mucous membrane; may cause periodic bleeding and the formation of scars.
- Glands of the mouth that produce saliva, a digestive secretion
- gland posterior to the stomach, between the spleen and the duodenum; produces both endocrine and exocrine secretions.
- Inflammation of the appendix
5 True/False questions
Liver → 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.
Jaundice → an accumulation of bile pigments in the blood producing a yellow color of the skin.
Villi → fingerlike projections of the small intestinal mucosa that tremendously increase its surface area for absorption.
Constipation → Condition characterized by difficulty in passing stool or an infrequent passage of hard stool
Cirrhosis → An abnormal, frequent discharge of fluid fecal matter from the bowel