97 notecards = 25 pages (4 cards per page)
Identify the letter that indicates the cardiac region of the
Identify the letter that indicates the region of the stomach that
regulates the passage of chyme
Identify the letter that indicates folds that allow for expansion of
Identify the letter that indicates the curvature where the greater
Identify the letter that indicates the fundus of the stomach.
Identify the letter that indicates the cystic duct.
Identify the letter that indicates the hepatic ducts as they exits
the porta hepatis.
Identify the letter that indicates the duct that carries digestive
enzymes from acinar cells in the
Identify the letter that indicates the duct that directs both
digestive enzymes and bile to the
Identify the letter that indicates the duct formed by the union of
the right and left hepatic
Identify the letter that indicates the root canal.
Identify the letter that indicates the crown.
Identify the letter that indicates the root.
Identify the letter that indicates the surface of the tooth that is
coated with the hardest
Identify the letter on the diagram that represents the neck of the
Retroperitoneal organs have a serosa facing the peritoneal cavity and
a(n) ________ on the
Infoldings of the sarcolemma of smooth muscle fibers.
Junction of the transverse and ascending colon.
The union of the cystic and common hepatic ducts.
Smooth muscle constriction between the ileum and cecum.
Attaches the liver to the lesser curvature of the stomach.
Attaches the liver to the anterior abdominal wall and
Layer of the GI tract responsible for peristalsis and
Bulblike union of the main pancreatic duct and bile duct.
Three strips of longitudinal muscles of the muscularis of the colon
causing it to pucker into
Which layer of the digestive tract is responsible for the peristaltic
waves that propel materials
Which of the following choices correctly pairs a type of cell in the
stomach with its
Which of the following is not a characteristic of the large
The digestive organ primarily responsible for the absorption of water
Another name for serosa is
Medial to both midclavicular lines and superior to the subcostal
plane lies the
To say someone is "tongue-tied" means that the
The lesser omentum extends between the
The splenic, or left colic, flexure of the colon is located within
Which of the following is not contained in saliva?
How many deciduous teeth are there?
Mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) is primarily located within
What is the function of the hepatopancreatic sphincter?
Secretions of the parotid gland empty
The mesentery that suspends the small intestine is the
Why are bacteria abundant in the large intestines but not in the
Which of the following correctly describes the function of the
Which of the following is a secondarily retroperitoneal
What is the function of the gallbladder?
The pancreas contains all of the following regions except a
The largest salivary gland is the
Which of the following cells produce intrinsic factor?
Which of the following is not a function of hepatocytes?
Which of the following applies to the small intestine?
All of the following structures have all four tissue layers in their
walls except the
The portion of the large intestine closest to the liver is
Digestion of which of the following would be affected the most if the
The duodenum contains these structures whose products neutralize the
Which of the following statements about the duodenum is
Which of the following layers is present in the mucosa of the stomach
and intestines, but not
The "mostly mucous" extrinsic salivary gland is the
Which of the following are the only mucosal folds that do not flatten
out at all when the
The bare area of the liver
The epithelial lining of the mouth derives from
The liver and pancreas form as part of the embryonic
Of the basic digestive processes, the one in which nutrients enter
capillaries is called
Which of the following is not a characteristic of the rectum?
If we say the pancreas is shaped like a tadpole, then the tadpole's
Which of the following is true of the pectinate line of the anal
Which of the following is not a characteristic of enteroendocrine
The splenic flexure is the boundary between the
In the stomach, the undifferentiated epithelial stem cells lie near
the junction between the
Some bacteria from the intestinal microbiota work their way into the
intestinal wall and start
Which of the following is a role of the levator ani muscle in
In mastication, the relative roles of an incisor versus a molar
The lamina propria and submucosa of the stomach both derive from
which embryonic layer?
Most of the gastrointestinal tract is innervated by the sympathetic
Which of the following structures neither enters nor leaves the porta
The parietal cells in the stomach produce
Which of the following is not an accessory digestive organ?
In most cases, the accessory pancreatic duct drains into the
The lining epithelium of the developing digestive tract (pharynx
through anal canal) comes
The terminal portion of the small intestine is the
The correct sequence of layers in the wall of the alimentary canal,
from internal to external,
The layer of the digestive tube that contains abundant elastin plus
blood vessels, lymphoid
Which of the following statements about the large intestine is
The vermiform appendix is suspended from the cecum.
The terms taste bud and papillae are synonymous.
The lesser omentum directly attaches the stomach to the posterior abdominal wall.
The pancreas and duodenum are secondarily retroperitoneal organs.
Most of the ascending colon lies between the subcostal and transtubercular planes.
From the lumen outward, the layers of the gastrointestinal tract are
The most superficial layer of the esophagus is the serosa.
Smooth muscle fibers differ from skeletal muscle in that they do not
Stretching of the anal sphincter initiates the defecation reflex.
Villi are cytoplasmic projections on the surface of intestinal absorptive cells.
Chief cells of the gastric glands secrete pepsinogen.
Hepatic portal blood is mixed with blood from the hepatic artery in the liver.
The small intestines contain bacteria that synthesize some essential vitamins.
A gallstone lodged in the cystic duct may also cause blockage of the pancreas.
The sinusoids of the liver lobule receive blood from the portal
arteriole and deliver blood to