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1

Cutoff for sugery in SBO

48 hours

2

Return of GI motility

small intestine (first 24 hours)
stomach (48 hours)
colon (3-5 days)

3

fat wrapping is seen in what inflammatory bowel disease?

Crohn's disease

4

lead pipe colon is seen in what inflammatory bowel disease?

ulcerative colitis

5

earliest lesion of Crohn's disease

aphthous ulcer

6

most intestinal fistulas will close at _ weeks

five weeks

7

most common location of Crohn's disease in small intestine

ileum

8

hernia with Meckel's diverticulum

Littre's hernia

9

most common complication of Meckel's diverticulum in children

bleeding

10

most common complicatin of Meckel's diverticulum in adults

intestinal obstruction

11

most common cause of acute mesenteric ischemia

arterial embolus

12

most common location of intestinal diverticula

duodenum

13

most sensitive test for detecting jejunoileal diverticula

enteroclysis

14

short bowel syndrome: < __ cm

< 200 cm