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inflammatory process resulting in autolysis of the pancreas, that is the pancreas is digested by its own enzymes
inflammation of the peritoneum, the membrane that lines the walls of the abdomen and covers the abdominal organs
gingivitis; pharyngitis; esphagitis; gastritis; entertitis; colitis; appendicitis; hemorrhoids; hepatitis; cirrhosis; cholecystitis; cholelithiasis; cholangitis; pancreatitis; peritonitis; diverticulitis
accumulation of scar tissue in the pyloric region on the stomach which narrows the opening through which the food passes into the small intestines
abnormal protrusion of part of an organ through an abnormal opening in the wall that normally contains it
if begins in colon or rectum, when it affects either of these portions of the large intestine called colorectal cancer
a fubrous band holding parts together that are normally separated, occurs as part of the healing process after injury
inflammation of the mouth and may result from such things as trauma, chemical irritation, burns, tobacco, etch
forms at the base of the gums, lips, and cheeks, commonly referred to as a "chanker sore":
occurs in the stomach and duodenum, eroded tissue may perforate, causing hemorrhage, may lead to pyloric stenosis
type of hernia that affects ususally infants, due to imperfect closure of the abdominal wall
type of hernia where stomach goes through the diaphragm at the espohageal sphincter, the main danger with this hernia is the fact that the blodd supply to the intestines may be pinched off, resulting in necrosis and gangrene.
hardening of the liver, hepatic cells turn into scares, often associated with chronic alcoholism, could also result from drugs or toxins
postmortem conditions (digestive)
ascities, dehydration, emaciation, rapid decomposition, rapid coagulation of blood, jaundice, edema; hemorrhage; purge; distention
inflammation of the tonsils caused by an infection; can be contagious, spread through direct contact with throat or nasal fluids, previously treated by removal of tonsils, now treated with antibiotics
inflammatory disorder of the lymph vessels, characterised by local and systemic pain, commonly results from bacterial infection of the skin
enlargement of the lymph nodes caused by proliferation of lymphocytes and leukocytes within the nodes or presence of a tumor in the node
canger of the lympathic system contianing Reed Sternburg cells, malignant nonfunctional form of B lymphocytes, B cells should produce antibodies that guide the immune system in defense of invaiding bacteria.
the name for the chronic end-stage of liver disease whereing the functional cells of the liver are replaced by a lower form of cells is
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