Flashcards in Digestive System Deck (8):
an opening between two organs that is not normally present.
condition of calculi in the gall bladder.
a telescoping of one part of the bowel into the part beyond it.
intestinal obstruction secondary to twisting of a loop of bowel.
a blind pouch or sac branching off from a cavity or canal.
a collection of putty-like or hardened feces in the rectum.
a protruding growth or tumor arising from mucous membrane.