5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a elevations or ridges, as in the mucosa of the stomach
- b An abnormal, frequent discharge of fluid fecal matter from the bowel
- c An open sore or lesion in the skin or mucous membrane; may cause periodic bleeding and the formation of scars.
- d burning pain in the chest occurring when part of the stomach contents escapes into the esophagus
- e gland posterior to the stomach, between the spleen and the duodenum; produces both endocrine and exocrine secretions.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a greenish-yellow or brownish fluid produced in and secreted by the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and released into the small intestine.
- the waves of contraction seen in tubelike organs; propels substances along the tract.
- Inflammation of the appendix
- fingerlike projections of the small intestinal mucosa that tremendously increase its surface area for absorption.
- 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
Diverticulosis → Abnormal condition of small pouches in the lining of the intestines.
Gastric gland → Glands of the mouth that produce saliva, a digestive secretion
Polyp → a rounded mass of food prepared by the mouth for swallowing.
Urea → the main nitrogen-containing waste excreted in the urine
Gallbladder → An open sore or lesion in the skin or mucous membrane; may cause periodic bleeding and the formation of scars.