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35 Study Guide
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Alterations of Digestive Function in Children
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  1. T/F
    Pyloric stenosis is caused by the prolapse of gastric tissue into the pylorus and results in edema and obstruction.
    False
  2. T/F
    Tracheoesophageal fistula is often associated with esophageal atresia.
    True
  3. T/F
    Poor weight gain associated with gastroesophageal reflux may be ignored because it is a self-limiting disorder.
    False
  4. T/F
    Intussusception involves a blind pouch in the esophagus.
    False
  5. T/F
    Kernicterus is present in physiologic jaundice of the newborn.
    False
  6. T/F
    Increased gastrin secretion in pregnant women may contribute to pyloric stenosis in their infants.
    True
  7. T/F
    Diabetes mellitus may be a complication of cystic fibrosis.
    True
  8. T/F
    The pharmacologic approach to gastroesophageal reflux includes pancreatic enzyme replacement.
    False
  9. T/F
    Congenital aganglionic megacolon is the result of faulty innervation of the colon.
    True
  10. T/F
    The pharmacologic approach to cystic fibrosis includes the administration of medications that increase lower gastrointestinal motility in an effort to aid the passage of large, bulky stools.
    False
  11. T/F
    Rectal manometry is useful in the diagnosis of aganglionic megacolon.
    True
  12. ? has been implicated as a possibly factor in sudden infant death syndrome.
    Gastroesophageal reflux
  13. Congenital aganglionic megacolon is diagnosed by rectal manometry and rectal ?.
    biopsy
  14. A pH probe will demonstrate a(n) ? in esophageal pH during a period of reflux.
    decrease
  15. Cleft palate is often complicated by communication between the ? and ? cavities.
    nasal, oral
  16. ? may be a complication of cystic fibrosis secondary to passing large stools.
    Rectal prolapse
  17. Involves the rectal segment of the sigmoid colon
    A. esophageal atresia
    B. intussusception
    C. gastroesophageal reflux
    D. tracheoesophageal fistula
    E. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    E. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. Acute onset of abdominal pain and distention
    A. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    B. gastroesophageal reflux
    C. tracheoesophageal fistula
    D. esophageal atresia
    E. intussusception
    E. intussusception
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Accompanying cardiovascular defects
    A. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    B. gastroesophageal reflux
    C. tracheoesophageal fistula
    D. esophageal atresia
    E. intussusception
    C. tracheoesophageal fistula
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. May initially present with diarrhea
    A. intussusception
    B. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    C. esophageal atresia
    D. gastroesophageal reflux
    E. tracheoesophageal fistula
    B. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Food regurgitation
    A. esophageal atresia
    B. intussusception
    C. gastroesophageal reflux
    D. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    E. tracheoesophageal fistula
    A. esophageal atresia
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. May contribute to aspiration pneumonia
    A. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    B. tracheoesophageal fistula
    C. intussusception
    D. gastroesophageal reflux
    E. esophageal atresia
    D. gastroesophageal reflux
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. Incompetent lower esophageal sphincter
    A. tracheoesophageal fistula
    B. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    C. esophageal atresia
    D. intussusception
    E. gastroesophageal reflux
    E. gastroesophageal reflux
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. "Currant jelly" stools
    A. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    B. esophageal atresia
    C. gastroesophageal reflux
    D. tracheoesophageal fistula
    E. intussusception
    E. intussusception
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. Enema may be treatment
    A. gastroesophageal reflux
    B. esophageal atresia
    C. congenital aganglionic megacolon
    D. tracheoesophageal fistula
    E. intussusception
    E. intussusception
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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