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Pigment in the bile

Bilirubin

1

Food poisoning

Botulism

2

Disease of the liver

Cirrhosis

3

Observing of the large intestine

Colonoscopy

4

Infection of the large intestine lining

Diverticulosis

5

Pocket of infection

Abscess

6

Inflammation of the gums

Gingivitis

7

Test for blood where it shouldn't be

Hemoccult

8

Inflammation of the liver

Hepatitis

9

Place where the small and large intestine meet

Ileocecal

10

Yellow discoloration of the skin due to liver disease

Jaundice

11

Involuntary contraction of the muscle in the digestive system

Peristalsis

12

Heart burn

Pyrosis

13

Acid moving up the esophagus

Esophageal reflux

14

Twisting of the intestine

Volvulus