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Reproductive System
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  1. Inspection of a cavity or organ by passing a light through its walls
    Transillumination
  2. The initial menstrual period, normally occurring between the 9th and 17th year
    Menarche
  3. It has been variously identified as the sex urge, desire to live, desire for pleasure, or satisfaction
    Libido
  4. The act of blowing a gas, vapor, or powder into a cavity, as the lungs.
    Insufflation
  5. Inspection of the uterus by use of a special endoscope
    Hysteroscopy
  6. Hysterosalpingography
    Radiography of the uterus and oviducts after injection of a contrast medium
  7. An abnormal congenital opening of the male urethra upon the undersurface of the penis
    Hypospadia
  8. The accumulation of serous fluid in a saclike cavity, esp. in the tunica vaginalis testis
    Hydrocele
  9. Enlargement of breast tissue in the male
    Gynecomastia
  10. A pregnant woman
    Gravida
  11. A congenital opening of the urethra on the dorsum of the penis
    Epispadias
  12. A spoon-shaped scraping instrument for removing tissue matter from a cavity
    Curet
  13. Examination of the viscera of the female pelvic cavity after introduction of an endoscope through the wall of the posterior fornix of the vagina
    Culdoscopy
  14. Culdoscopy
    Examination of the viscera of the female pelvic cavity after introduction of an endoscope through the wall of the posterior fornix of the vagina
  15. Removal of a cone shaped piece of tissue from the uterine cervix to diagnose or treat cervical diseases
    Conization
  16. The examination of vaginal and cervical tissues
    Colposcopy
  17. With both hands, as in bimanual palpation
    Bimanual
  18. Overly long, heavy & irregular menses
    MenoMetroRrhagia / MetroMenoRrhagia
  19. Menses more frequent than 21 days interval
    Polymenorrhea
  20. Menses lasting longer than 7 days
    Hypermenorrhea
  21. Menorrhagia
    Passing more than 80 ml of blood per menses
  22. Hypomenorrhea
    Less than expected amount of menstural bleeding
  23. Menstrual cycles of more than 35 days
    Oligomenorrhea
  24. Menses abesent for more than 6 months
    Amenorrhea
  25. Culdoscopy
    Cavity behind uterus
  26. Colposcopy
    Cervix
  27. Hysteroscopy
    Uterus
  28. Salpingoscopy
    Fallopian Tubes
  29. Uterine Prolapse
    Occurs when uterus sags into vagina
  30. Condition in which bladder sags into vaginal space
    Cystocele
  31. Dysmenorrhea
    Painful Mensuration
  32. The accessory structures to the uterus, namely, the ovaries and uterine (fallopian) tubes
    Adnexa

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