FMA2 N204-Part 1 (1-3) - RUTHIE TUPAS GROUP I FMA #2 I....

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RUTHIE TUPAS GROUP I N204 – ADVANCE PATHOPHYSIOLOGY FMA #2 I. Describe the common terms used in identifying the signs and symptoms of gastrointestinal dysfunctions
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GIT dysfunctions Definition Disorders accompanied by specific GIT dysfunctions and trace the pathophysiology Clinical Manifestations Nursing diagnosis Rationale for the chosen diagnosis 1 .Anorexia or loss of appetite Lack of appetite for food (Blackwell, 1994) Loss of appetite especially when webster.com) of appetite com) disorder markedly reduced appetite or total aversion to food. (medterms.com) 1. Acute Gastritis Causes : Excessive alcohol, aspirin or caffeine ingestion Frequent Smoking Severely stressful condition (e.g. trauma, burns, chemotherapy etc.) 2. Enteritis Causes : Ingestion of contaminated food, e.g. by staphylococci Viruses, bacteria, parasites Allergic reactions 1. Acute Gastritis Anorexia, mild epigastric pain, nausea and vomiting and hematemesis (blood in the vomitus).
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