Flashcards in Pathophysiology Case-Based Review Deck (10):
Patients with GERD should eat _______________.
well before bedtime (hours)
The best way to diagnose neurologic dysphagia (such as from Parkinson's) is _____________.
history and physical
Those with choledocholithiasis will likely need ______________.
both an ERCP and laparoscopic cholectomy
Bile reflux into the pancreas can result from ______________.
acute pancreatitis – gallstone
Acinar atrophy can occur in ______________.
H. pylori has both VacA and CagA. Which is an endotoxin and which is an exotoxin?
NSAID ulcers are typically _______________.
small, linear lesions
Hypergastrinemia is a characteristic of ______________.
Surgical removal of the ileocecal valve can cause _____________.
small intestinal bacterial overgrowth