Med Surg Xtra Credit Exam 6
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Radiographic study of the colon after instilling barium solution rectally.
Visual examination of the colon.
Test used to identify presence of stones in the gallbladder or common bile duct.
Lower GI Series
Study of the colon through fluoroscopic observation of rectally instilled barium solution.
Coordinated wave-like muscle contractions.
Upper GI Series
Barium solution swallowed for a radiographic examination of the stomach.
Lack of appetite
Inflammation of the esophagus.
Inflammation of the stomach lining.
Protrusion of the stomach through opening in the diaphragm.
Inflammation of the vermiform appendix.
Inflammation of the diverticula
Protrusion of any organ.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inflammation the bowl lining.
Inflammation of the peritoneum.
Collection of fluid in the peritoneal cavity.
Upper abdominal pain that may radiate to the back and shoulders.
Inflammation of the gallbladder.
The presence of gallstones in the gallbladder
Inflammation of the liver.
Inflammation of the pancreas.
Surgically created opening between the colon and skin.
Surgically created opening between ileum and skin.
Surgically created opening on exterior abdominal surface.