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Quiz # 4 chapters 7 - 8 to Medical Terminology.

The primary male sex organs is are the:

Testes.

The scrotum encases the:

Testes.

The coiled tube on top of the testes that carries the mature sperm is the:

Epididymis.

The combining form that means glands penix is:

Balan/o.

The combining form that means male is:

Andr/o.

The combining form that means testis, testicle is:

Orchi/o.

The combning form for vessel, duct is:

Vas/o.

The suffix ism is defined as:

State of.

The term that means undescended testes is:

Cryptorchidism.

The term that means inflammation of the prostate gland and seminal vesicles is:

Prostatovesiculitis.

The term anorchism is defined as:

State of absense of testis.

The term orchiepididymitis means inflmmation of the:

Testes and epididymis.

Scrotal swelling caused by a collection of fluid along the tubes within the testes is called:

Hydrocele.

The creation of artificial openings between ducts is called:

Vasovasostomy.

Male sterilization is performed by:

Vasectomy.

The surgical resection of the prostate gland through the urethrea is called:

Transurethral resection of the prostate gland.

The absense of sperm is called:

Aspermia.

The term that means the foreskin of the penis is:

Prepuce.

Testicular torsion is the medical term that means:

Twisting of the spermatic cord.

The term circumcision is defined as:

Surgical removal of the prepuce.

A physical examination in which the physician palpates the prostate gland to scren for BPH and prostate cancer is called:

Digital rectal examanation.

Human Papillom virus is also called:

Veneral warts.

The process that rends an individual unable to produce offspring is:

Sterilization.

Which of the following is the abbreviation for a blood test in which an elevated result may indicated prostate cancer?

BPH.

The term that means tightness of the prepuce is:

Phimosis.

Egg cells are formed in the:

Ovary.

The passageway from the ovary to the uterus is called the:

Fallopian tube.

The middle layer of the uterus is the:

Myometrium.

The ovaries are indicated by the combining form:

Oophor/o.

The prefix peri means:

Surroundiing.

The term mastisis means inflammation of the:

Breast.

The term that means an excision of the uterus is the:

Hysterectomy.

The term perineorrhaphy is defined as a:

Suture of a tear in the perineum.

In a D & C, the D stands for dilation of the:

Cervix.

The medical specialty that deals with disorders of the female reproductive system is:

Gynecology.

The term that means pain in the breast is:

Mastalgia.

TVH is the abbreviation for:

Total vaginal hyterectomy.

The pigmented area at the center of the breast is called:

The areola.

The pelvic floor in both male and female is called the:

Perineum.

The narrow lower portion of the uterus is called:

Fundus.

The pair of mucus-producing glands located on each side of and just above the vaginal opening are the:

Bartholin glands.

The word root salping- means:

Fallopian tube.

The term that means painful menstrual dischage is:

Dysmenorrhea.

The term for inflammation of the inner (lining) on the uterus is:

Endometritis.

THe term amenorrhea is defined as:

Absense of menstrual discharge.

THe term that means abnormal conditon of growth of endometrial tissue is various areas of the pelvic cavity is:

Entrometriosis.

Sterilization is accomplised by a procedure called:

Tubal Ligation.

The term that means white dischage (from the vagina is)

Leukorrhea.

The beginning of mensturation is called:

Menarche.

The term that means scanty menstural flow is:

Oligomenorrhea.

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