VETT1055_SkeletalDigestive

Ascites

unusual accumulation of fluid in the abdomin

Intussusceptions

telescoping one part of the intestine into an adjacent part

Stomatitis

inflammation of the mouth

Tenesmus

straining/ painful defication

Hepatoma

tumor of the liver

Emaciation

wasting away, excessive leanness

Incontinence

inability to control

Buccal

cheek

Ulcer

erosion of tissue

Antiemetic

given to prevent vomiting

Volvulus

twisting

Jaundice

yellow discoloration of the skin

Eviscerate

removal of internal organs

Gloss/oLingu/o

tounge

Or/oStomat/o

mouth

Cheil/oLabi/o

lips

Abdomen/oCeli/oLapar/o

abdomen

Dent/oDent/lOdont/o

teeth

Gastr/o

stomach

Enter/o

small intestines

Hepat/o

liver

Hem/oHemat/o

blood

Gnath/o

jaw

Pharyng/o

pharynx

Cyst/o

bladder

Tendon

muscle to bone

Ligament

bone to bone

Fracture

broken bone

Open Fracture

broken bone through skin

Peritoneum

lining of the abdominal cavity

Barium

contrast material used for radiographic studies

Aerophagia

swallowing of air

Anorexia

not eating

Borborygmus

gas movement in the GI tractproduces rumbling noise

Cachexia

emaciated

Colitis

inflammation of the colan

Coprophagia

ingestion of feces

Emesis

vomit

Enteritis

inflammation of Small Intestant

Eviscerate

removal of internal organs

Hematemesis

vomiting blood

Hematochezia

bloody stool

Hepatitis

inflammation of the liver

Hepatomegaly

enlarged liver

Melena

black tarry stool

Stenosis

narrowing of an opening

Tenesmus

straining painful defication

Trichobezoar

hairball

Anastomosis

sturgical connection between 2 tubes

What is the Vertebral formula for the Dog/Cat?

C7, T13, L7, S3, Cy6-23

What are 2 functions of the small intestine?

1. Digest food2. Absorb food

What are 3 functions of the large intestine?

1. Absorb water2. Absorb protein3. Produce Vitamins B and K

What are the 3 pancreatic enzymes and what does each enzyme break down?

1. Trypsin- protein2. Lipase- starch3. Amylase- fat, lipids

Normal TPR on a DOG

99.5-102.560-18010-30pink<2 sec

Normal TPR on a cat:

100.5- 102.5140-22024-42pink<2