CH 14 - 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. CH 14 Allergy to...

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CH 14 Allergy to shellfish! a. standard x-ray b. MRI c. Contrast radiography d. Ultrasound 1. Used for patients with an iodine allergy 2. Taken when a surgical count cannot be resolved and there is risk of an item left in the patient 3. Slices can be taken in any direction. 4. A gel coating is used when the probe is applied to skin 5. Used in vascular surgery to track the movement of blood when combined with the Doppler 6. Roentgeography. 7. Uses radio-frequency signals and multiple magnetic fields to produce a high-definition image 8. Uses high-frequency sound waves 9. Cholangiography and angiography 10. Carries a risk of allergy to the radiopaque media -> Abdominal cavity: diaphragm to base of the pelvis, enclosed by muscles, bound by ribs, iliac crests, pelvic girdle, and vertebrae. Small amount of fluid -> Divided into 9 regions: R/L Hypochondrium, R/L lumbar, R/L iliac, Epigastrium, Umbilical, Hypogastrium RUQ: LUQ: RLQ: LLQ: Appendix Large intestine -> Peritoneum: band of fibrous to flimsy tissue, loosely attached, and easily stripped. Provide slippery surface for viscera freely glide. Semipermeable to allow water & mineral to & from peritoneal cavity. Surface area = to skin, can cause massive fluid shifts. -> Visceral peritoneum: covers all organs. ->Alimentary Canal: aka digestive tract, mouth -> anus -> Esophagus: hollow tube 24cm 9.5 inches, connects palate to stomach, divided into upper, middle, lower 1/3 has sphincters at each end, has parasympathetic & sympathetic nerves. -> Stomach: sac-like, cardia, fundus, corpus, antrum, pylorus. Cardia: small area at esophagogastric, opens into largest region; corpus Greater & lesser curvature. Pyloric sphincter: thick band of muscle separates pylorus from the duodenum.
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