Ch 11 Words Part 3

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  1. stress incontinence
    involuntary discharge of urine during a cough, sneeze, or strained movement
  2. nephritis
    inflammation of the kidney
  3. nephroblastoma/ Wilms’ tumor
    tumor originating from the kidney tissue includes developing embryonic cells
  4. nephrolithiasis/ renal calculi
    presence of one or more stones or calculi within a kidney
  5. nephroma
    tumor arising from kidney tissue
  6. nephtomegaly
    abnormal enlargement of one or both kidneys
  7. nephroptosis/ floating kidney
    downward displacement (drooping) of a kidney
  8. polycystic kidney disease
    numerous cysts occupying most of the kidney tissue
  9. pyelitis
    inflammation of the pelvis
  10. pyelonephritis
    inflammatory condition of the renal pelvis and nephrons
  11. strictures/stenosis
    condition of abnormal narrowing
  12. ureteral stricture/ stenosis
    narrowed ureter
  13. urethral stricture/ stenosis
    narrowed urethra
  14. ureterovesical stricture/ stenosis
    narrowed junction of the ureter and bladder
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Ch 11 Words Part 3
2014-04-07 18:55:06
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Ch 11 Words Part 3
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