Gastrointestinal Questions



How will normal gastrointestinal function be affected in someone with:


1. nonfunctioning salivary glands


2. no zymogenic (enzyme-secreting) cells in the stomach


3. no parietal cells in the stomach


4. no mucous cells in the duodenum


5. no brush border enzymes


6. a blocked bile duct


7. a blocked pancreatic duct


8. a blocked duodenal papilla


9. a complete colostomy


10. a complete gastrectomy


11. hyperperistalsis


12. hypoperistalsis


13. A vagotomy (cut vagus nerve)


14. inability to secrete gastrin


15. too much gastrin and histamine


16. too little cholecystokinin


17. too little secretin

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