Medical Terminology Urinary

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Medical Terminology Urinary
2012-03-28 15:02:54
Medical Terminology

Medical Terminology Urinary
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  1. cyst
    ballder/ sac a closed cavity filled with fluid
  2. urea/uro
    urin/end product of metabolism found in the urine
  3. pyel
    renal pelvis
  4. noct
  5. olig
    scant, few, not enough, dimished
  6. anuria
    no urin
  7. oliguria
    not enough urin
  8. polyuria
    too much urin
  9. nocturia
    excessive urination at night
  10. dysuria
    differcult/painful urination
  11. glycosuria
    sugar in the urin
  12. hematuria
    blood in the urin
  13. uremia/azotemia
    accumulation of waste product in the blood due to lost of kidney function
  14. enuresis
    urinary in bed (bed wetting)
  15. balanitis
    inflammation of gland, penis
  16. hydrocele
    accumulation of fluid around testicle
  17. urethral stricutre
    narrowing of the urethral
  18. benign postatic hypertrophy (BPH)
    benign enlargement of prostate. the prostate squize the urethral, obstructing the passage of urin. usually men over 50
  19. phimosis
    abnormal tighting of the fore skin due to infection, excessive fluid in the urin
  20. pyelonephritis
    inflammation of renal pelvis and kidney
  21. nephrolithiasis
    kidny stone
  22. calculus
  23. renal failure
    loss of kidney function
  24. nephroma
    kidney tumor
  25. urinary tract infection (UTI)
    infection of kidney, ballder, any part of the urinary system
  26. nephrectomy
    removal of kidney
  27. prostatectomy
    removal of prostate
  28. transurethral resectino of prostate
    surgical procedure through the urethral to reset/remove the prostate
  29. dialysis
    mechanical replacment of kidney function to filter the blood
  30. cystolithotomy
    icison into the ballder to remove stone
  31. intravenous pyelogram (IVP)
    x-ray of renal pelvis by inserting a dye to show kidney fuction
  32. cystoscopy
    visual exam of bladder using a scope