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YTI- Med Term- Digestive System

odont/o teeth
or/o mouth
cheil/o lip
lingu/o tongue
dent/o teeth
stomat/o mouth
labi/o lip
bucc/o cheek
gloss/o tongue
jejun/o jejunum
gingiv/o gum (s)
enter/o intestine
sial/o saliva, salivary gland
duoden/o duodenum
esophag/o esophagus
pylor/o pylorus
pharyng/o pharynx
gastr/o stomach
ile/o ileum
an/o anus
append/o appendix
proct/o anus, rectum
appendic/o appendix
rect/o rectum
col/o colon
sigmoid/o sigmoid colon
cholangi/o bile vessel
chol/e bile, gall
choledoch/o bile duct
cholecyst/o gallbladder
-emesis vomit
-orexia appetite
-prandial meal
-pepsia digestion
-phagia swallowing, eating
dia- through, across
peri- around
sub- under, below
-iasis abnormal condition
alk, phos alkaline phosphatase
BaE barium enema
EGD esophagogastroduodenoscopy
ERCP endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
GB gall bladder
GERD gastroesophageal reflux disease
GI gasrtointestinal
IBS irritable bowel syndrome
NG nasogastric
PUD peptic ulcer disease
ac before meals
bid twice a day
npo nothing by mouth
pc, pp after meals
po by mouth
q2h every 2 hours
qid four times a day
qod every other day
stat immediately
tid three times a day
Insertion of a tube through the nose into the stomach to relieve gastric distention by removing gas or food nasogastric intubation
Creating an opening through the abdominal wall into the colon colostomy
Wavelike movement that occurs involuntarily in hollow tubes in the body peristalsis
review questions answers
Brittle, breakable friable
Elimination of fecies defecation
Enzyme secreted in the stomach pepsin
Pertaining to a gland that secretes outwardly through excretory ducts exocrine
Prn as required
General lack of nutrition cachexia
Intestinal obstruction obstipation
Endoscopy of the esophagus, stomach, and duodeum upper GI
Endoscopy of the colon, sigmoid colon, and rectum lower GI
Created by: TDommel