Female reproductive system

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Words and their meanings

Oocyte

Egg cell

Oogenisis

Formation of eggs

Oophorectomy

Removal of an ovary

Oophoropexy

Fixation of an ovary

Oophorotomy

Incision into an ovary

Oophorocystectomy

Removal of a bladder (cyst) form the ovary

Oophorostomy

Opening into an ovary/ formation of an opening into an ovary

Ovariectomy

Removal of an ovary

Ovariotomy

Incision into an ovary

Salpingocele

Hernia/ protusion/swelling of Fallopian tube (oviduct)

Salpingoophoritis

Inflammation of an ovary and oviduct (Fallopian tube)

Salpingopexy

Fixation of a Fallopian tube (by surgery)

Salpingography

Technigue of making an X-ray of the oviduct (Fallopian tube)

Saplingolithiasis

Condition of stones in the oviduct (Fallopian tube)

Salpingoplasty

Surgical repair of the oviduct (Fallopian tube)

Uteralgia

Condition of pain in the uterus

Utrerosclerosis

Hardening of the uterus

Hysteroscope

Instrument to view the womb

Hysteroptosis

Condition of a falling or displaced womb

Metrostenosis

Condition of narrowed uterus (womb)

Metraomalacia

Softening of the uterus (womb)

Endometrium

Lining of the uterus

Endometrosis

Abnormal conditioning of the endometrium

Myoma

Tumour of the muscle

Amenorrhoea

Without menstrual flow (eg when pregnant)

Dysmenorrhoea

Difficult/painful/bad menstruation

Colposcopy

Visual examination of the vagina

Metrocolpocele

Hernia/protusion/swelling of uterus into vagina

Vaginomycosis

Condition of fungal infection of the vagina

Vaginopathy

Disease of the vagina

Vulvovaginitis

Inflammation of the vulva and vagina

Vulvovaginoplasty

Surgical repair of the vagina and vulva

Gynaecology

Study of diseases peculiar to women

Gynaecogenic

Pertaining to woman-forming

Primigravida

A women's first pregnancy

Secondigravida

A woman's second pregnancy

Multigravida

A Woman who is pregnant and has had more than two previous pregnancies

Placentography

Technigue of making an xray of the placenta

Placenta praevia

Condition where placenta forms abnormally across the cervix

Neonatal

Pertaining to new birth

Antenatal

Pertaining to before birth

Perinatal

Pertaining to around/near birth

Mammography

Technigue of making a breast x-ray

Mastectomy

Surgical removel of breast (mammory gland)

Mastitis

Inflammation of breast (mammory gland)

Lactogenic

Pertaining to the formation of milk

Oo-

Egg (ovam)

Oophor/o

ovary

Ovari/o

ovary

Salping/o

Fallopian tube

Uter/o

Uterus (womb)

Hyster/o

Womb

Metr/a/i/o

womb

Men/o

menstruation

Cervic/o

Cervix (neck)

Colp/o

vagina

Vagin/o

Vagina

Vulv/o

Vulva

Perine/o

Perineum

Gynaec/o

Woman

-gravida

Pregnant

Obstetr

to assist delivery

Placent/o

Placenta

Nat/o

birth

Mamm/o

mammory gland (breast)

Mast/o

Mammory gland (breast)

Lact/o

Milk

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