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The functional or working part of the kidney is the...
Less than a 1/4 wide and 10 to 12 inches long...
Combining form: nephr/o...
Combing form: ren/o...
Pertaining to the kidney
Combining form: ureter/o
Pertaining to the ureter
Combing form: urethr/o...
Pertaining to the urethra
Medical term: Urethrostenosis...
Narrowing of the urethra
Medical term: Glycosuria...
Condition of sugar in the urine
Vocabulary term: Micturition...
Another term for urination. Also called Voiding, and Urination. (The process of releasing urine from the body) Aka make pee pee, piss or draining the lizard.
Pathology term: Nephrolithaisis...
Presence of calculi in the kidney, usually begins with the solidification of salts present in the urine.
Diagnostic Procedures term: Urinalysis...
Lab test consisting of physical, chemical and microscopic examination of the urine.
Theraputic Procedures treatment: Catheterization...
Insertion of a tube through the urethra and into the urinary bladder.
Theraputic Procedures treatment: Hemodialysis...
Use of an artificial kidney machine to filter the blood