digestive test clinical consideration.txt

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  1. opening between oral and nasal cavities
    cleft palate
  2. inflammation of lips
    chilits
  3. difficulty swallowing; may be due ot obstruction of injury to esophagus
    dysphagia
  4. inflammation of intestinal mucosa
    dysentery
  5. caused by ingetsting pathogenic bacteria or theri toxins
    food poisioning
  6. an organism that causes food posining
    salmonella
  7. most serious type of food posising,
    its toxins are posions not the organism
    boutulism
  8. tooth decay
    dental caries
  9. person over the age of 35 are more susctabel to this
    many types
    most cause inflamtions
    caused by many things
    peridontal disease
  10. branch of dentistry that prevents and corrects misaligned teeth
    orthodontics
  11. tooth griding// clenching
    - usually done at night
    - usually a response to stress
    bruxsim
  12. inflammation of gums
    ginigivitis
  13. offeensive breath odor
    halitosis
  14. viral disesas of parotid salivary glands
    mumps
  15. caused by lack of vitamin B12 which is need to produce mature RBCs
    pernicious anemia
  16. stomach fails to secrete ______ to allow absoprtion of vitamin B12 in small intestine
    injection of vitamin B12 is an effective treatment
    intrinscie factor
  17. massive overeating followed by puring such as self induced vomintg, taking laxative, excessive exercsing
    buliminia
  18. inflammation of liver
    usually caused by viruse
    hepatits
  19. chronic disea of liver in whic fibrous tisues replaces functional hepatic cells
    cirrhosis
  20. malignant cnacerous tumerous of liver that is ususally fatal
    hepatomas
  21. fomartion of gall stones
    obstruct common bile duct; cause inetnse pain
  22. symtpom of dysfunction of liver or gallbladder
    jaundice
  23. inflammation of pancrease
    usually cayused by blocakge of pancreatic duct
    cuase buildup of enzyme tryspin
    pancreatitits
  24. erosions in mucosu membrane of stomach or duodenum
    petic ulces
  25. inflammation of intestinal mucosa and reffered to as intewstinal flu
    enteritis
  26. appendicitis
    • acutue inflammation of appendix
    • appedncetom is usally treatment
  27. inflammation of awalls of colon
    diverticulitis
  28. inflammation of colon and rectum
    colitis
  29. verciosse veions of rectum
    hemoorhoids
  30. formation of and adominal exit of GI tract by bring a loop of the colon to surface abdomwn
    colostomy
  31. an inhereatied disease of exorine gland particullra the pancreas
    cystic fibrosis
  32. surgical removal of a section of vagus nerve wher it enteres teh stomach to elimante nere impules that timulat gastric acid sec
    vagotomy
  33. a surgical procedure for creating a bypass of considerable of small instestine. it reduce absoprtive capicty of small intestin and is used to control extreme obesity
    jujunoieal bypass
  34. discharge of pus at base of teeth at gum line
    pyorrhea
  35. contagious bacterial infection that cuase inflammation ulceration and painful swelling of floor of mouth
    trench mouth
  36. abnormal accumulation of fluid within the paritoneal cavity ; if excessive cause bisible bloating of abdomen. May result from prtal hypertension caused by cirrosh or by heart or kidney disease
    ascities
  37. a pathological changee in the epithelium of the lower esophagus
    Barrets esphagus

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