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ch.5-pathology pt.3

The Language of Medicine-8th Edition

gastric carcinoma malignant tumor of the stomach
gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) solids and fluids return to the mouth from the stomach
hernia protrusion of an organ or part through the muscle normally containing it
peptic ulcer open sore or lesion of the mucous membrane of the stomach or duodenum
anal fistula abnormal tube like passageway near the anus
colonic polyposis polyps (benign growths) protrude from the mucous membrane of the colon
colorectal cancer adenocarcinoma of the colon or rectum, or both
crohn disease (crohn's) chronic inflammation of the intestinal tract (terminal ileum and colon)
diverticulosis abnormal side pockets (outpouchings) in the intestinal wall
dysentery painful, inflammed intestines
Created by: fergy