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Flashcards in Chapter 11 Digestive Complimentary Terms Deck (28):
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Abdominal

Pertaining to the abdomen

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Anal

Pertaining to the anus

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Aphagia

Without swallowing (the inability to)

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Celiac

Pertaining to the abdomen

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Colorectal

Pertaining to the colon and rectum

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Duodenal

Pertaining to the duodenum

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Dyspepsia

Difficult digestion

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Dysphagia

Difficult swallowing

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Enteropathy

Disease of the intestine

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Esophageal

Pertaining to the esophagus

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Gastric

Pertaining to the stomach

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Gastroenterologist

Physician who studies and treats diseases of the stomach and intestines

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Gastroenterology

Study of the stomach and intestines

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Gastromalcia

Softening of the stomach

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Hepatomegaly

Enlargement of the liver

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Ileocecal

Pertaining to the ileum and cecum

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Nasogastric

Pertaining to the nose and stomach

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Oral

Pertaining to the mouth

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Pancreatic

Pertaining to the pancreas

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Peritoneal

Pertaining to the peritoneum

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Proctologist

Physician who studies and treats diseases of the rectum

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Proctology

Study of the recrum

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Rectal

Pertaining to the rectum

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Steatorrhea

Discharge of fat (excessive dat in the stool causing frothy, foul smelling fecal matter and usually associated with the malabsorption of fat

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Steatosis

Abnormal condition of fat

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Stomatitis

Inflammation of the mouth

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Stomatogastric

Pertaining to the mouth and stomach

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Sublingual

Pertaining to under the tongue

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