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Nurs 200 - Exam 2 - Chapter 44: Bowel Elimination

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1.  What type of examination is useful in also obtaining a biopsy tissue sample?
2.  What allows liquid fecal contents from the small intestine to be eliminated through the stoma?
3.  A typical range for bowel sounds is 5 - ___ per minute, depending on the rate of peristalsis.
4.  Which of the following is not normal in a stoma:
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5.  True or false: The order to scheduling diagnostic tests is: fecal occult blood tests, barium studies, endoscopic examination
6.  Which of the following accurately describe constipation?
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7.  True or False: The ileocecal (aka ileocolic) valve is the connection between the ileum of the small intesitne and the large intestine
8.  ______ cause pink to red to black stools
9.  Which of the following is not a type of direct visualization study
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10.  A patiet that is on ____ ____ who takes constipating medication (such as ______ and anticholinergics) are at high risk for constipation
11.  To promote regular defecation, ______ to ______ mL intake and a _____ ______ diet intake is recommended.
12.  In what order should one perform an abdominal assessment?
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13.  An ostomy in which no matter reaches the colon is known as a:
14.  Which of the following is false about bowel training programs?
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15.  What is the part of the ostomy that is attached to the skin?
16.  Which of the following is not a muscle used to create pressure in aiding in defecation?
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17.  With acute diarrhea, antidirraheal ages are avoided/encouraged
18.  Onions have a
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19.   Patients with reduced _____ or ______ in their diets are at high risk for constipations.
20.  Chocolate has a....
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21.  A dark or purple-blue stoma may indicate compromised ____ or ischemia.
22.  The most common cause of chronic constipation is the habitual use of ________
23.  Which of the following is true?
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24.  What is the inability of the anal sphincter or control the discharge of recal and gaseous material.
25.  Which of the following is not an indirect visualization study
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26.  What is the term used for a surgically formed opening from the inside of an organ to the outside 
27.  A ______ is a conical or oval solid substance shaped for easy insertion into a body cavity and designed to melt at body temperature.
28.  What is used to visualize gastrointestinal structures and reveal any inflammation, ulcers, tumours, strictures, or other lesions.
29.  Patients with ________ ________ _______ diseases or local lesions that cause pain, are at high risk for constipation
30.  _________ is the visual examination of the large intestine from the anus to the ileocecal valve. Extending from the _______ to the ______
31.  Which of the following is true
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B.
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32.  The most common types of solutions used for cleansing enemas are: tap water (________ solution), normal saline solution (_______ solution), soap solution, and ________ solution.
33.  True or False: Paralytic ileus is the direct manipulation of bowel to temporarily inhibit perstalsis. Lasts from 12-24 hours.
34.  When having diarrhea, if oral intake is possible, the patient should be advised to avoid: highly spiced foods, _____ fruits and vegetables, rich foods, especially _______, and _______ foods.
35.  _________ often occurs after food has been ingested, accounting for the urge to defecate that often occurs after meals.
36.  Mass peristalsis sweeps occur ___ to ____ times every ____ hours
37.  The colon is enervated by the _________ nervous system
38.  True or false: Hypertonic enemas are in larger doses than hypotonic enemas
39.  A colostomy in the lower-center (slightly to the left) of the abdomen suggests what kind of colostomy?
40.  Bowel sounds are descibed as audibl, inaudible, ______, _______.
41.  What is used to decompress or drain the gastro region of fluid or unwanted contents when peristalsis is absent
42.  When flatulence is not expelled but accumulates in the intestinal tract, the condition is referred to as ______  ______ or _______.
43.  What colour stool intdicate upper gastrointestinal bleeding, such as from a peptic ulcer.
44.  True or False:The difference between fecal impaction and constipation is that constipation is slow moving stool who's water is reabsorbed by the body. Fecal impaction on the other hand is stool that is "stuck"
45.  Anxiety is correlated to____; whereas chronic worry is correlated with _____
46.  Which of the following is a sign of fecal impaction?
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47.  Cabbage has a
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48.  A _____  _____, or ______  _____, enema is occasionally prescribed to expel flatus
49.  From the cecum, the digestive contects travel through the colon, which consists of several segments. Cecum --> _____ colon ---> ______  _____ (turn) ---> _____ colon ---> _____  _____ (turn) ---> ____ colon --> _____ colon
50.  A fecal incontience ____ is a device that can be secured around the anal opening and is attached to gravity drainage, allowing liquid stool (diarrhea) to accumulate in a collection bag
51.  _________ is the visual examination of the esophagus, the stomach, and the duodenum.
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52.  A colostomy in the mid-right side of abdomen is what kind of colostomy?
53.  __________ is the passage of excessively liquid, ______ stools.
54.  A Fleet enema is a:
55.  Increasing fiber intake without drinking enough fluids can lead to a ________ ________
56.  When optaining a stool specimen, observe _________ aspetic techniques.
57.  Which of the following is a reason for using a cleansing enema:
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58.  At what age are the internal and external anal sphincters fully developed, leading to the voluntary control of defecation?
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59.  Which psychological condition makes patients at high risk for constipation?
60.  Peristalsis contractions occur every ____ to _____ minutes
61.  ______ in stool is blood that his hidden in the specimen or cannot be seen on gross examination. Can be deteced with simple screening tests.
62.  The large intestine in adults is approximately how long?
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63.  Cauliflower has a
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64.  What is the prolonged retention or an accumulation of fecal material that forms a hardened mass in the rectum, that prevents the passage of normal stools.
65.  Medication with the potential to cause gastrointestinal bleeding (e.g. anticoagulants, aspirin, etc) may cause the stool to appear:
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66.  The _____ is the first part of the large intestine
67.  __________ are drugs that induce emptying of the intestinal tract, and have a stronger effect on the intesties than do its similar counterpart.
68.  _______ is the direct visual examination of body organs or cavities.
69.  A stomy on the center-left side of the abdmoment suggests a:
70.  What is the term used to descibe the technique of "bearing down" when passing a bowel movement?
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71.  What refers to the emptying of te large intestine?
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72.  ________ is the visual examination fo the sigmoid colon, the rectum, and the anal canal.
73.  Alcohol and coffee have a...
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74.  A ____  permits forced feces in the large intestine to exti through the stoma.
75.  Which of the following is the definition of intestinal gas?
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76.  ___ ____ ___ tests are used to detect gastrointestinal bleeding
77.  Hypotonic and isotonic enemas are
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78.  If ambulation does not relieve flatulence, the physican may order a _______ _____ to be inserted. This helps to stimulate ____ and provide a massageway for the escape of flatus.
79.  After diarrhea stops, suggest the intake of fermented pdairy products, such as ________ or __________, to promote the return of normal bowel flora.
80.  Which sphincter is under conscious/voluntary control?
81.  _____ _____ cause black stool and severe constipation
82.  Antibiotics cause the stool to be what colour?
83.  Certain fruits and vegetables and bran have a...
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84.  ______ foods increase the bulk in fecal material. Bulkier feces increase pressure on the intestinal wall, which serves as a stiimulus for peristalsis.
85.  True or false: Cleansing enemas are prescribed to expel flatus
86.  Bowel incontinence can be due to:
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87.  Eggs have a
88.  The three types of enemas are:
89.  The primary organ of bowel elimination is...
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90.  When preserving a specimen en-route to the laboratory, the most efficient method is:
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91.  When seating a patient in bed to use a bed pan, situate the head of the bed between ____ and ____ degrees.
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92.  Is the stool from formula milk or breast milk more likely to be brown?
93.  One can recommend______  _____ vegetables to patients with an ostomy to deoderize feces; this is due to ______ in the food.
94.  _________ are drugs that induce emptying of the intestinal tract, however not in the strongest form.
95.  ________ is a type drug used to empty the intestinal tract in preparation for surgery or diagnositc tests.
96.  The methods of emptying the colon of feces are: enemas, rectal suppositories, digital removal of stool, and ______ _______
97.  Diarrhea is a _________ response with the cause is irritants in the intestinal tract.
98.  _______ are retained in the bowel for a prolonged period of time
99.  The gastrointestinal tract is also known as...
100.  Hypertonic solution preparations are available commercially and are administered in _______ volumes
101.  What type of medication may result in a white discoloration or speckling of stool?
102.  Waste products of digestion is called
103.  Bright-red blood in stool is an indicator of __________ bleeding, such as from _________ or polyps.
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104.  __________ is the ecessive formation of gasses in the stomach or intestines.
105.  True or False:A psychological variable in bowel elimination is: age affects what a person eats and the body's ability to digest nutrients and eliminate wastes.
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