Flashcards in Abdominal Cavity II Deck (62)
What are the segments of the small intestine?
What are the segments of the large intestine?
What quadrant is the stomach located when empty?
Caudal to the liver
Can the stomach be palpated when empty?
Is the moderately or very full stomach palpable?
Between which vertebrae is the moderately full stomach located?
Between which vertebrae is the very full stomach located?
Aside from palpability, what is the biggest difference between empty and full stomachs?
Full stomachs contact abdominal wall
What organs does the parietal surface of the stomach contact?
Not covered by greater omentum
What organs does the visceral surface of the stomach contact?
Covered by greater omentum
What is a common sign of a gut torsion?
Seeing the greater omentum first (visceral surface of stomach)
What are the regions of the stomach
What are the 2 segments of the pyloric portion of the stomach
Which portion of the pyloric region is most narrow?
What are the 2 openings and respective sphincters of the stomach?
Where is the cardiac notch located?
Between cardiac and fundus
Where is the angular notch located?
lower part of lesser curvature
Which curvature is the hepatogastric ligament located?
Which curvature is the gastrosplenic ligament located?
Where is the gastrophrenic ligament located?
Between esophageal hiatus and cardiac portion
Where is the cranial duodenal flexure located?
Right cranial quadrant
What quadrants does the descending duodenum cross?
Cranial right to caudal right quadrant
What is contained in the mesoduodenum?
Right lobe of pancreas
What quadrants does the caudal duodenal flexure cross?
Right caudal to left caudal quadrant
Does the caudal duodenal flexure lie cranial or caudal to the root of the mesentery?
What quadrants does the ascending duodenum lie in?
Caudal left to cranial left
What is the surgery landmark located between the ascending duodenum or descending colon?
Where is the duodenojejunal flexure located in respect to the root of the mesentery?
Left of the root of the mesentery
What is the longest part of the small intestine?