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5 Matching questions

  1. Rugae
  2. Diarrhea
  3. Heartburn:
  4. Pancreas
  5. Ulcer
  1. a elevations or ridges, as in the mucosa of the stomach
  2. b An abnormal, frequent discharge of fluid fecal matter from the bowel
  3. c An open sore or lesion in the skin or mucous membrane; may cause periodic bleeding and the formation of scars.
  4. d burning pain in the chest occurring when part of the stomach contents escapes into the esophagus
  5. e gland posterior to the stomach, between the spleen and the duodenum; produces both endocrine and exocrine secretions.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a greenish-yellow or brownish fluid produced in and secreted by the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and released into the small intestine.
  2. the waves of contraction seen in tubelike organs; propels substances along the tract.
  3. Inflammation of the appendix
  4. fingerlike projections of the small intestinal mucosa that tremendously increase its surface area for absorption.
  5. 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.

5 True/False questions

  1. DiverticulosisAbnormal condition of small pouches in the lining of the intestines.

          

  2. Gastric glandGlands of the mouth that produce saliva, a digestive secretion

          

  3. Polypa rounded mass of food prepared by the mouth for swallowing.

          

  4. Ureathe main nitrogen-containing waste excreted in the urine

          

  5. GallbladderAn open sore or lesion in the skin or mucous membrane; may cause periodic bleeding and the formation of scars.