Cm 4 Peptic Ulcer Disease

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT a causative agent for a peptic ulcer?
    • A. 

      NSAIDS

    • B. 

      Helicobactor pylori

    • C. 

      Physiological Stress

    • D. 

      Augmentin

  • 2. 
    A mechanisim for Peptic ulcer is H.pylori infection causing gastrin release and local inflammation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What are complications of a Peptic Ulcer?
    • A. 

      Barrett's

    • B. 

      GI bleed

    • C. 

      Perforation

    • D. 

      Dysphagia

    • E. 

      A & D

    • F. 

      B & C

  • 4. 
    __________ describes any ulcer of the upper digestive system. (e.g. gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer).  Woman and Men are equally affected.
  • 5. 
    The lifetime risk of ulcer disease is 5% to 10%.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Both gastric ulcers and H.pylori infection are highly associated with _________.
    • A. 

      C. Diff

    • B. 

      Gastric malignancy

    • C. 

      Uveitis

    • D. 

      Esophageal Neoplasms

  • 7. 
    Ulcerations typically occur in regions bathed with acid/pepsin such as the
    • A. 

      Jejunum

    • B. 

      Cecum

    • C. 

      Duodenum

    • D. 

      McBurney's point

  • 8. 
    When HP is the cause of PUD, the ulcer disease can be eradicated with treatment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What often describes the pain of PUD?
    • A. 

      Sharp, knife-like. Radiates to the right shoulder

    • B. 

      Dull, achy. Localized to the stomach.

    • C. 

      Diffuse, joint arthralgia.

    • D. 

      Burning or gnawing. Radiates to the back.

  • 10. 
    The pain from a gastric ulcer typically improves with food; whereas the pain from a duodenal ulcer typically worsens, which leads to anorexia and associated weight loss.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Complications of PUD include bleeding, perforation, and penetration. 1.) Bleeding typically manifests as _________________. 2.) PUD is the most common cause of nonhemorrhagic GI bleeds/
    • A. 

      Melena

    • B. 

      Clots

    • C. 

      Coffee Grounds

    • D. 

      Loose, runny stools

  • 12. 
    What is best used for detecting small or healing ulcers?
    • A. 

      Endoscopy

    • B. 

      Barium Radiography

    • C. 

      Urea Breath Test

    • D. 

      Abdominal CT

  • 13. 
    What is the treatment for PUD in addition to discontinuing irritating factors?
    • A. 

      PPI

    • B. 

      Amoxicillin

    • C. 

      Bismuth subsalicylate plus tetracycline

    • D. 

      Combination therapy

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