10. The sigmoid colon is located in which abdominal quadrant? ________________
The hepatic flexure of the colon is located in the _________________________
When examining the abdomen, which should be done first palpation or
auscultation? ______________________ .
Inability to relax the abdominal muscles is called _________________________.
A side effect of the use of contrast medium is ____________________________.
_________________________ is a potential complication of endoscopic
Gavage, lavage, and relief of distention are all reasons for__________________
17. A 10-foot long, double lumen, single balloon, gastrointestinal tube used for small
bowel suction is the _______________________________________________.
The tube used in the treatment of esophageal varices is the__________________
When inserting a nasogastric tube, the patient should first tilt his head
__________________, then move it __________________ as the tube
curves into the pharynx.
When inserting a nasogastric tube, if the patient coughs or chokes, you should