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Flashcards in Lower GI tract Deck (10):
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Symptoms or appendicitis

Pain in umbeliacle region - low right
Nausea vom
Decreased appetite

2

Clinical signs appendicitis

Tenderness or guarding
Fever
High wbc

3

What are the complications of c diff

Pseudomonas colitis
Dehydrated
Toxic mega Colon
Bowel perforation

4

Symptoms of crohns

Abdominal pain
Weight loss
Vomiting

5

Complications of crohns

Fistula
Anemia
Malabsorption
Skin eye joints effected
Bowel obstruction and perforation

6

Symptoms of colitis

Diarrhoea with blood and mucosa

7

Complications colitis

Increased chance of cancer
Blood loss
Mega colon

8

Who is at risk of bowel cancer

Elderly
Genetics
Jewish
Ibd
Diet high red meat
Benign polyps

9

Who is at risk of small bowel neoplasia

Crohns
Coeliac
Radiation
Genetic

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Symptoms of coeliac disease

Pain and discomfort digestive tract
Chronic constipation or diarrhoea
Anemia
Failure to thrive
Fatigue