Urinary System

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Urinary System
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  1. anuria
    lack of urine production
  2. cystocele
    herniation of bladder into vagina
  3. cystoscopy
    examination of bladder with cystoscope
  4. dialysis
    process of diffusing blood across a semipermeable membrane to remove toxins and maintain homeostasis during impaired kidney function
  5. dysuria
    painful or difficult urination
  6. enuresis
    involuntary urination
  7. lithotripsy
    crushing of a stone in the bladder or urethra
  8. micturition
    urination
  9. nephrolithiasis
    kidney stone
  10. nocturia
    nighttime urination
  11. nocturnal enuresis
    bedwetting
  12. oliguria
    low urine output
  13. polyuria
    frequent urination
  14. pyelonephritis
    kidney infection
  15. pyuria
    pus in the urine
  16. residual urine
    urine in bladder following urination
  17. urethra
    canal from the bladder to the outside
  18. urethral meatus
    external opening of the urethra
  19. urgency
    feeling one must void
  20. urinary catheter
    tube passed through urethra into bladder to catch urine
  21. urinary incontinence
    involuntary urination
  22. urinary retention
    urine accumulation leading to bladder distention

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