12.3 surgical and other procedures, laboratory tests and procedures for the urinary system

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12.3 genitourinary system; pathological conditions; surgical and other procedures, laboratory tests and procedures for the urinary system
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  1. cystectomy
    total or partial resection of bladder
  2. cystolithectomy
    removal of stone by incising urinary bladder (also called cystolithotomy)
  3. cystplasty
    plastic repair of bladder
  4. cystostomy
    creation of opening into bladder
  5. cystotomy
    incision into urinary bladder
  6. lithotripsy
    use of shock waves to crush kidney stones as substitute for surgical removal
  7. nephrectomy
    excision of kidney
  8. nephotomy
    incision into kidney
  9. ureterostomy
    creation of permanent passage through which ureter can discharge its contents
  10. ureterotomy
    incision of ureter
  11. urethroplasty
    plastic repair of urethra for wound or defect
  12. urethrostomy
    creation of opening passage into urethra to relieve stricture
  13. urethrotomy
    cutting of urethra to relieve stricture
  14. catheterized urine specimen
    obtaining urine specimen under sterile conditions to check for microorganisms in urinary system
  15. concentration test
    determines kidney's ability to concentrate and dilute urine
  16. creatinine test
    urine test for elevation of creatinine, a protein waste product present in kidney function disturbance
  17. cystogram
    X-ray study of bladder
  18. cystoscope
    fiberopticendoscope to examine interior of bladder
  19. hemoglobin
    urine test o determine presence of hemoglobin in urine, indicating abnoral condition or disease of genitourinary tract
  20. intravenous puelogram
    X-ray record of kidneys and urinary tract after intravenous injection of dye substance
  21. renal angiongraphy and arteriography
    X-ray studies of blood vessels surrounding kidneys, renal artery, and related blood vessels, after injection of contrast media
  22. renal scan
    X-ray scan using intravenous injection of radioactive substance to determine size, shape, and exact location of kidneys and to diagnose abnormalities
  23. retrograde pyelogram
    X-ray record of kidneys and urinary tract, using injection of contrast medium directly into bladder
  24. total volume
    measurement of urine excreted in 24-hour period to evaluate kidney function

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