_______________________ hernia is the one type of hernia that may respond to
treatment of medication, bedrest, etc. without resorting to surgery.
____________________ are veins in the lower portion of the rectum and tissues
around the anus that are enlarged and varicose.
A linear ulcer on the border of the anus is called a/an _____________________.
What is anal fistula? _______________________________________________
Pain, tenderness, and induration in the subcutaneous layer of the skin near the
rectum is the definition of __________________________________.
List two symptoms of the peptic ulcer complication termed obstruction.
What is the primary objective of medication treatment for peptic ulcer? ________
List two general guidelines to follow in dietary management of a peptic ulcer.
_______________________ is inflammation of the gallbladder; _____________
is the presence or formation of gallstones.