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Flashcards in Pathophysiology Case-Based Review Deck (10):
1

Patients with GERD should eat _______________.

well before bedtime (hours)

2

The best way to diagnose neurologic dysphagia (such as from Parkinson's) is _____________.

history and physical

3

Those with choledocholithiasis will likely need ______________.

both an ERCP and laparoscopic cholectomy

4

Bile reflux into the pancreas can result from ______________.

acute pancreatitis – gallstone

5

Acinar atrophy can occur in ______________.

chronic pancreatitis

6

H. pylori has both VacA and CagA. Which is an endotoxin and which is an exotoxin?

VacA: exotoxin
CagA: endotoxin

7

NSAID ulcers are typically _______________.

small, linear lesions

8

Hypergastrinemia is a characteristic of ______________.

Zollinger-Ellison syndrome

9

Surgical removal of the ileocecal valve can cause _____________.

small intestinal bacterial overgrowth

10

True or false: those with acute pancreatitis should be put on TPN.

False. NPO then slow advancement of feeds.

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