Week 9

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  1. anuria
    absence of urine
  2. cystitis
    inflammation of the urinary bladder
  3. Cystocele
    hernia of the urinary bladder through the vaginal wall
  4. diuresis
    secretion of large amounts of urine
  5. diuretic
    increasing the secretion of urine; a substance that increases the secretion of urine
  6. dysuria
    painful or difficult urination
  7. enuresis
    infoluntary release of urine; bedwetting
  8. glycosuria
    presence of glucose in the urine
  9. hematuria
    presence of blood in the urine
  10. incontinence
    loss of urinary bladder control
  11. nephritis
    inflammation of the kidney
  12. nephrolithiasis
    presence of stones in the kidneys; kidney stones; also called renal calculi
  13. nephroma
    kidney tumor
  14. nephromegaly
    enlargement of one or both of the kidneys
  15. nephroptosis
    downward displacement of drooping kidney; also known as a floating kidney
  16. nocturia
    excessive urination at night
  17. oliguria
    diminished urine secretion
  18. polyuria
    excessive urination
  19. pyuria
    presence of pus inĀ  the urine
  20. uremia
    presence of urea and other waste products in the blood
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Week 9
2012-11-20 17:54:50
urinary tract

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