Type
Word Search
Description

glutenintolerance
celiacdisease
lactoseintolerance
inflammatoryboweldisease
pancreatitis
GERD
irritablebowelsyndrome
diverticular
constipation
biopsy
endoscope
bowel
manometry
esophageal
colonoscopy

Disorders and Diseases of the Digestive System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The surgical removal of the gallbladder cholecystectomy
A condition characterized by difficulty in defecating constipation
A chronic, inflammatory bowel disease that usually affects the small intestine or colon crohns disease
The occurrence of frequent, watery bowel movements diarrhea
Solid crystals that form from substances in the bile of the gallbladder gallstones
An inflammation of the stomach or intestine that produces some combination of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain gastroenteritis
The movement of chyme from the stomach into the lower esophagus gastroesophageal reflux
An abbreviation for the chronic inflammation of the esophagus caused by the upward flow of gastric juice (caused by gastroesophageal reflux) GERD
A disease characterized by inflammation of and damage to the liver hepatitis
A condition in which the wall of the small and/or large intestine becomes chronically inflamed inflammatory bowel disease
Inflammation of the pancreas pancreatitis
A disease that affects the supporting structure of the teeth and the gums periodontal disease
A break in the lining of the stomach, duodenum, or lower esophagus ulcer
An inflammatory bowel disease that usually affects the colon and the mucosal layer of the intestinal wall ulcerative colitis

Disease of the Digestive System Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

salivary amylase
diverticulitis
digestive tract
bulemia
GERD
hiatal hernia
gingivitis
pyloric stenosis
hepatitis c
hepatitis b
hepatitis a
cholelithiasis
leukoplakia
irritable bowel syndrome
peptic ulcer
diarrhea
constipation
hemorrhoids
anerexia
cirrhosis of the liver

Digestive System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

When the peritoneum is infected peritonitis
If bile is stored in the gallbladder for too long or too much water is removed, the cholesterol it contains may crystallize, forming these Gallstones
As the bile pigments circulate through the body, the tissues become yellow or Jaundiced
Inflammation of the liver Hepatitis
Chronic inflammatory condition where the liver is severely damaged and becomes hard and fibrous Cirrhosis
When gastric juice backs up into the esophagus Heartburn
Inflammation of the esophagus Esophagitis
Structural abnormality where the superior part of the stomach protrudes slightly above the diaphragm Hiatal hernia
Occurs when the stomach is irritated with things such as bacterial food poisoning, activating the emetic center in the brain Vomiting
Rare yet serious inflammation of the pancreas resulting from activating of pancreatic enzymes in he pancreatic duct Pancreatitis
Impacted teeth that exert pressure and cause pain and must be removed surgically Wisdom teeth
Cater-like erosion in the mucosa of any part of the GI tract exposed to the HCL and pepsin secretions of the stomach Peptic ulcer
These are present if bile or pancreatic juice is absent, no fat digestion goes on Bulky stools
When the mucosa protrudes through the colon walls Diverticulosis
Condition where the diverticula become inflamed Diverticulitis
Any condition that rushes food residue through the large intestine before that organ has had enough time to absorb the water Diarrhea
Results from lack of fiber in the diet, proof bowel habits, and laxative abuse Constipation
Results in an excessive metabolic rate Hyperthyroidism
Results in slowed metabolism, obesity, and diminished thought processes Hypothyroidism
Extremely low body temperature resulting from prolonged exposure to cold Hypothermia

Digestive System Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Melena
Peritoneum
Rectal
Flexure
Colitis
Appendix
Anal
Anus
Lactose
Dysentry
Constipation
Lipase
Villus
Flatus'
Endoscope
Diarrhea
Pancreatitis
Ileum
Gastritis
Anorexia
Reflux
Herniorrhaphy
Emesis
Gingivitis
Oral
Nasopharynx
Nutrition
Intestine
Esophagus
Digestion

Colonoscopy Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ascending colon
biopsy
cecum
colon polyp
constipation
crohns disease
descending colon
diarrhea
diverticulitis
diverticulosis
polypectomy
sigmoid colon
terminal ileum
transverse colon
ulcerative colitis

ABDOMINAL PAIN Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

"BACKED UP" CONSTIPATION
URGE TO VOMIT NAUSEA
INFLAMED POUCHES IN THE BOWEL DIVERTICULITIS
BULGE IN AORTIC WALL ANEURYSM
RLQ PAIN APPENDICITIS
BLOCKED BILE DUCT CHOLECYSTITIS
FLANK PAIN AND HEMATURIA KIDNEY STONE
EXACERBATED BY ETOH PANCREATITIS
CYSTITIS UTI
STOMACH VIRUS GASTROENTERITIS
INGUINAL, HIATAL, UMBILICAL HERNIA
SORE IN STOMACH LINING ULCER
CAUSES RECTAL BLEEDING AND DIARRHEA COLITIS
INDIGESTION GERD
OUTSIDE THE WOMB ECTOPIC

Danes Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Acetaminophen
acetaminophen
Alprazolam
Amlodipine
Atorvastatin
Azithromycin
bitch tits
booger
canagliflozin
Ciprofloxacin
colonoscopy
constipation
Cyclobenzaprine
dalfampridine
dexmethylphenidate
diarrhea
eat a dick
fuck you
Gabapentin
hepatitis
herpes
Hydrochlorothiazide
Influenza
irritable bowel syndrome
Metoprolol
Pneumonia
Respiratory Diseases
sanfilippo syndrome
scoliosis
scrotum
sildenafil
slut
syphilis
xanax

Medical Terminology Final Project Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

abdominocentesis
gastroenteritis
colonoscopy
angiography
angioplasty
arthroscopy
cardiologist
cholecystectomy
choledocholithiasis
craniotomy
diverticulosis
gastroenterologist
gynecologist
hematemesis
hematochezia
hematologist
hemiglossectomy
hemoptysis
hepatitis
hyperglycemia
laparoscopy
mastectomy
palatoplasty
pancreatitis
paracentesis
peritoneoscopy
psychiatrist
thoracotomy
tracheotomy
ultrasonography

ABDOMINAL PAIN Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

DIARRHEA
PERITONITIS
CROHNS
COLITIS
ULCER
CYST
HERNIA
GASTROENTERITIS
UTI
PANCREATITIS
KIDNEYSTONE
ECTOPIC
CHOLECYSTITIS
APPENDICITIS
ANEURYSM
DIVERTICULITIS
NAUSEA
CONSTIPATION
GERD

Colon Awareness Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Large bowel, 5-6 feet long colon
Last 8-10 inches of the colon rectum
External opening of the rectum anus
Increase frequency of bowel movements and/or increase in the looseness of stool diarrhea
Difficulty in emptying the bowels, asociated with hardened feces constipation
A polyp is a small ________ typically benign growth
Primary _______factors for colon cancer: > age 50, family history, > 10 polyps, chronic inflammatory disease risk
________ occult blood test is a screen for early colon cancer fecal
Early _______________ for colorectal cancer increases the chance of cure screening
____________ cancer is the second leading cause of death that is cancer related colorectal
Change in bowel habits, blood in the stool, tiredness, unintentional weight loss symptoms
___________________ risk factors: smoking, drinking alcohol, no exercise, low consumption of fruits and vegetables controllable
exam that looks at the inner lining of your large intestine (rectum and colon) colonoscopy