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The abnormal presence of albumin protein in the urine.
The retention of excessive amounts of nitrogenous waste in the blood.
Fibrous or protein material molded to the shape of the part in which it has accumulated and thrown off into the urine in kidney disease.
Nitrogenous waste from metabolism that is excreted in urine.
A substance released by the kidneys and liver that promotes rbc formation.
A malignant tumor of endothelial cells that begins as brown or purple papules on the feet and slowly spreads in the skin.
An enzyme produced and stored in the glomerules; it is released by a homeostatic response to raise the blood pressure when released.
Sudden compelling desire to urinate and the inability to control the release of urine.
Physical deterioration resulting in profound weight loss, fatigue, anorexia, and mental confusion.
Pertaining to adjacent or accessory parts.
A small, elongated erectile body above the urinary meat us at the superior point of the labia minors.
Thin, yellow, milky fluid secreted by the Mammary glands a few days before and after delivery.
Opening of the cervix through the process of labor, measured as 0-10cm dilated.
Dilation and curettage(D&C)
Widening of the cervix and scraping of the endometrial wall of the uterus.
An alternation in cell growth, cause if differences in size, shape, and appearances.
Thinning of cervix during labor, measured in % from 0%-100% affected.
The scraping of cells from wall of uterus.
Curved, top portion of uterus
Human chronic gondortropin(HCG)
Hormone secreted by placenta that is found in the urine by pregnant females.
Swelling caused by the accumulation of lymph fluid in soft tissue.
Fat pad that covers the symphysis pubis.
Pertaining to women who have had 2 or more pregnancies.
Hernia toon of a portion of the spinal cord and its meninges that protrudes through a congenital opening in the vertebral column.
Fetal monitoring used in combination with maternal reports of fetal movement to evaluate the fetal heart rate response.
Act or process of giving birth to a child.
Pertaining to an x-ray procedures to guide the insertion of a needle onto specific area of the breast.
External female genitalia, which begins at the mons pubis and terminates at the anus.