Medterms 7b (Urinary System)

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Medterms 7b (Urinary System)
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  1. pertaining to bladder and ureter
    vesicoureteric
  2. condition or increase in bacteria
    bacteriosis
  3. pertaining to across/through urethra
    transurethral
  4. record of urine
    urogram
  5. inflammation of bladder and urethra
    urethrocystitis
  6. falling or downward displacement of kidney
    nephroptosis
  7. condition of excessive thirst
    polydipsia
  8. condition or increase of hard glomerulus (little ball)
    glomerulosclerosis
  9. inflammation of renal pelvis with pus
    pyonephritis (pyelonephritis)
  10. study of urine
    urology
  11. creation of opening between ureter and bladder
    ureterovesicostomy
  12. discharge of sugar
    glycorrhea
  13. incision in meatus (opening)
    meatotomy
  14. condition or increase in (renal) pelvis of kidney
    pyelonephrosis
  15. process of examination of bladder
    cystoscopy
  16. pertaining to above the kidney
    suprarenal
  17. formation of presence of kidney stone
    nephrolithiasis
  18. pouching or hernia of ureter
    ureterocele
  19. pertaining to protein
    albuminous
  20. process of recording renal pelvis (basin)
    pyelography
  21. inflammation of kidney
    nephritis
  22. degenerative condition of kidney or renal tubules
    nephrosis
  23. incision in kidney
    nephrotomy
  24. suture in kidney
    nephrorrhaphy
  25. removal/excision of kidney
    nephrectomy
  26. incision into kidney for removal of stones
    nephrolithotomy
  27. narrowed condition of urethra
    urethral stenosis
  28. procedure for disintegration of kidney stones
    ESWL (extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy)
  29. indwelling catheter inserted into bladder through abdominal incision above pubic bone
    suprapubic catheter
  30. specialized endoscope to remove lesions from bladder, prostate gland and urethra
    resectoscope
  31. strengthen muscles of pelvic floor to maintain proper organ placement and retain urine
    Kegel exercises
  32. hidden blood
    occult blood
  33. process that measures urinary volume, bladder pressure, and capacity
    cystometrogram
  34. method of replacing urinary volume, bladder pressure and capacity
    peritoneal dialysis
  35. plain x-ray taken to detect obvious pathology before further imaging
    scout film
  36. inflammation of bladder
    cystitis
  37. involuntary discharge of urine or feces
    incontinence
  38. involuntary discharge or urine
    enuresis
  39. bed wetting during sleep
    nocturnal enuresis
  40. dilation and pooling or urine in kidney caused by obstruction of urine outflow
    hydronephrosis
  41. inherited condition of multiple cysts that gradually form in kidney in adult life
    adult polycystic kidney disease
  42. urinating at night
    nocturia
  43. scanty urination
    oliguria
  44. painful urination
    dysuria
  45. presence of ketone bodies in urine
    ketonuria
  46. presence of blood in urine
    hematuria
  47. presence of pus (WBCs/infection) in urine
    pyuria
  48. sugar
    glyc/o
  49. proteinuria
    albuminuria
  50. ren/o
    nephr/o
  51. vesic/o
    cyst/o
  52. diuretic
    urination
  53. kidney biopsy
    renal biopsy
  54. nitrite
    bacteriuria
  55. catheter
    foley
  56. urinary diversion
    neobladder
  57. bile pigment
    urobilinogen
  58. alb
    albumin
  59. IVP
    intravenour pyelogram
  60. ESWL
    extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy
  61. UTI
    urinary tract infection
  62. SUI
    stress urinary incontinence
  63. BUN
    blood urea nitrogen
  64. urine
    ur/o
  65. thirst
    dips/o
  66. pus
    py/o
  67. bladder
    vesic/o
  68. protein
    albumin/o
  69. kidney
    nephr/o
  70. opening
    meat/o
  71. basin
    pyel/o
  72. stone
    lith/o
  73. flexible or rigid device for examination of bladder
    cystoscope
  74. x-ray of upper urinary tract taken after contrast medium is injected into kidney by way of small catheter passed through cystoscope, to detect stones or obstruction
    pyelogram
  75. excess of urea and other nitrogenous waste in blood as result of kidney failure
    azotemia
  76. physical, chemical, and microscopic examination of urine
    urinalysis
  77. pertaining to glomerulus
    glomerular
  78. druge that increases secretion of urine
    diuretic
  79. method to remove impurities by pumping patient's blood through dialyzer, the specialized filter of artificial kidney machine (hemodialyzer)
    hemodialysis
  80. insertion of catheter (tube) into body cavity, duct or vessel
    catheterization
  81. fluid produced by kidneys containing water and waste products
    urine
  82. little ball-shaped cluster of capillaries at top of each nephron
    glomerulus
  83. natural body opening or canal (opening or urethra)
    meatus
  84. excess of urea and other nitrogenous waste in blood as result of kidney failure
    uremia
  85. single canal that carries urine to outside of body
    urethra
  86. UA
    urinalysis
  87. C&S
    urine culture and sensitivity
  88. RP
    retrograde pyelogram
  89. KUB
    x-ray of kidneys, ureters, and bladder
  90. VCU or VCUG
    voiding cystourethrogram

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