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pawuk mt 12

How many teeth are there in the primary dentition? twenty
Which of the following terms describes the upper portion of the stomach? fundus
Which of the following terms means the twisting of the intestine causing an obstruction? volvulus
Which of the following terms describes the epigastric discomfort sometimes felt after eating? dyspepsia
The liver stores excess glucose as which of the following? glycogen
Which of the following terms is the medical name for canker sores? aphthous stomatitis
What are the fingerlike projections of the small intestine that surround blood capillaries called? villi
What is the decreased mobility of the lower esophagus and constriction of the lower esophageal sphincter called? achalasia
Which of the following diagnostic studies includes the esophagus? barium swallow
What is the yellow discoloration of the skin caused by greater-than-normal quantities of bilirubin in the blood called? jaundice
What is the structure that prevents the flow of waste from the large intestine back into the small intestine? ileocecal sphincter
What is a protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm called? hiatal hernia
Which of the following forms of hepatitis is transmitted by poor hygiene or contaminated water? hepatitis A
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