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  1. PancreatectomyThis is the removal of all or part of the pancreas:

          

  2. VaricesThis is fluid in the abdomen d/t decreased albumin:

          

  3. EncephalopathyThis is a neurologic change d/t excess ammonia:

          

  4. Murphy's signThis is scarring and hardening of the liver d/t inflammation:

          

  5. AscitesThis is the term for weakened, swollen veins:

          

  6. Chenodeoxycholic AcidThis substance dissolves cholesterol gallstones:

          

  7. HepatitisThis is inflammation of the liver cells:

          

  8. Fetor hepaticusThis is the technical term for foul breath:

          

  9. BilirubinThis is the pigment from the breakdown of red blood cells:

          

  10. SteatorrheaThis is the term for fatty, foul-smelling stools:

          

  11. Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL)This procedure is the removal of the gallbladder through a small abdominal incision:

          

  12. JaundiceThis is the yellowing of the sclerae and skin d/t excess bilirubin:

          

  13. Laparoscopic CholecystectromyThis procedure is the removal of the gallbladder through a small abdominal incision:

          

  14. T-tubeThis is fluid in the abdomen d/t decreased albumin:

          

  15. CholedonchoscopyThis procedure is the use of an endoscope to explore the common bile duct:

          

  16. CholecystitisThis is 'Inflammation of the Gallbladder':

          

  17. AsterixisThis is also known as 'Liver Flap'.

          

  18. CirrhosisThis is scarring and hardening of the liver d/t inflammation:

          

  19. CholesterolThis is 'Inflammation of the Gallbladder':

          

  20. Portal hypertension.This is the removal of all or part of the pancreas:

          

  21. These are the S/S of Hepatorenal Syndrome:1) Oliguria retention 2) Sodium retention w/o kidney defects.