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Pathophysiology Study Set 1

Medicine

Quiz 17 :

Digestive System Disorders

Quiz 17 :

Digestive System Disorders

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The early stage of vomiting causes:
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Yellow or greenish stained vomitus usually indicates the presence of:
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What does the defecation reflex require?
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Which of the following cells in the gastric mucosa produce intrinsic factor and hydrochloric acid?
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Which of the following processes is likely to occur in the body immediately after a meal?
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Which of the following is the primary site for absorption of nutrients?
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Small, hidden amounts of blood in stool are referred to as:
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Severe vomiting can lead to metabolic acidosis because of increased:
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Normally, proteins or amino acids are required to produce all of the following EXCEPT:
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What is the definition of dysphagia?
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What does the term gluconeogenesis refer to?
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The presence of food in the intestine stimulates intestinal activity but inhibits gastric activity through the:
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Which of the following breaks protein down into peptides?
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Which of the following statements applies to bile salts?
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Which of the following is contained in pancreatic exocrine secretions?
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Which of the following stimulates increased peristalsis and secretions in the digestive tract?
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The visceral peritoneum:
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When highly acidic chyme enters the duodenum, which hormone stimulates the release of pancreatic secretions that contains very high bicarbonate ion content?
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In which structure is oxygenated blood (arterial) mixed with unoxygenated blood (venous) so as to support the functions of the structure?
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Which of the following applies to the act of swallowing?
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