Medical Terminology Quiz 10

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amniorrhea

amnion flow

colposcope

instrument to view inside vagina

episiorrhaphy

suture the vulva

hysteropexy

surgical fixation of uterus

mammogram

record of the breast

oligomenorrhea

scanty menstrual flow

pyosalpinx

pus in the fallopian tube

primipara

first birth

orchidopexy

surgical fixation of testes

aspermia

no sperm

fibroid tumor

benign uterine growth

menarche

first menstrual period

circumcision

removal of prepuce

benign prostatic hypertrophy

BPH

phimosis

constriction of the prepuce

sexually transmitted diseases

Chlamydia, trichomoniasis, and gonorrhoeae are what types of conditions?

colostrum

thin watery fluid first secreted by the breast after birth

meconium

first bowel movement of a newborn

contraception

what is the function of an IUD?

vagina

name a female reproductive organ that usually does not develop cancer

prolapsed uterus

a collapsed uterus is called a _________ _______.

endometriosis

growth of endometrial tissue in abnormal places

eclampsia

a condition of pregnancy characterized by convulsive seizures and coma

placenta previa

placenta forms over the mouth of the cervix blocking the birth canal

Apgar score

the procedure that evaluates newborns

hysterosalpingography

procedure to determine if the uterus and fallopian tube are open to a dye

endometrial biopsy

procedure that examines the uterine lining for abnormalities

prostate-specific antigen

blood test for prostate cancer

vasovasostomy

surgical procedure that reverses a vasectomy

testosterone, estrogen, and progesterone

hormones secreted by the ovaries and testes

function of the vagina

passage of menstrual flow, receives penis and sperm in sexual reproduction, and serves as the birth canal

40 weeks

length of human gestation

37

an infant is considered premature if born before ____ weeks of gestation

dilation

first stage of labor

delivery of the baby

expulsion stage of labor ends with what?

orchidopexy

surgical procedure to treat cryptorchidism

cesarean section

surgical procedure of delivery of a baby

spontaneous abortion

medical term for a miscarriage

cryotherapy

treatment procedure that uses cold

vagina

what organ is not removed during a TAH-BSO?

TUR

transurethral resection - removal of prostate tissue by inserting a device through the urethra

PSA

prostate-specific antigen - test for prostate cancer

OB

Obstetrics - diagnosis and treatment of women during pregnancy and childbirth

D&C

dilation and curettage - dilation of the cervix and scraping away endometrial lining

PAP

papaniclaou test - test for early detection

oxytocin

hormone that improves uterine contractions

erectile dysfunction agents

medications to treat impotence

hyster/o

uterus

mamm/o and mast/o

breast

men/o

menses, menstruation

oophor/o

ovary

salping/o

fallopian tubes, uterine tubes

dys-

difficult

epididym/o

epididymis

orch/o, orchi/o, and orchid/o

testes

prostat/o

prostate

total abdominal hysterectomy-bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy

TAH-BSO ; removal of the entire uterus, cervix, both ovaries, and both fallopian tubes

hysteropexy

surgical fixation of the uterus

hysterorrhexis

ruptured uterus

hysterectomy

surgical removal of the uterus

mammogram

record of the breast

mammary

pertaining to the breast

mammoplasty

surgical repair of the breast

mastalgia

breast pain

mastitis

inflammation of the breast

mastectomy

removal of the breast

amenorrhea

no menstrual flow

dysmenorrhea

painful menstrual flow

oligomenorrhea

scanty menstrual flow

menorrhagia

abnormal, rapid menstrual flow

oophorectomy

removal of the ovary

oophoritis

inflammation of the ovary

salpingocyesis

tubal pregnancy

salpingectomy

removal of the fallopian tube

salpingitis

inflammation of the fallopian tubes

dysticia

difficult labor and childbirth

epididymectomy

removal of the epididymis

epididymal

pertaining to the epididymis

epididymitis

inflammation of the epididymis

anorchism

condition of no testes

orchiectomy

removal of testes

orchiotomy

incision into testes

orchioplasty

surgical repair of testes

orchidectomy

removal of the testes

orchidopexy

surgical fixation of testes

prostatitis

prostate inflammation

prostatectomy

removal of prostate

prostatic

pertaining to the prostate

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