Male Reproductive System - Medical Terminology
Terms in this set (23)
sperm, living seed
dilated or twisted vein
vessel or duct, vas deferens
From Latin, this word means sexual union
Orchiectomy is the surgical excision of a
Rising levels of this protein may be indicative of prostate cancer
How many word parts are in the term "cryptorchidism"?
What does the word root in "vasectomy" refer to?
What is a failure to achieve or maintain an erection called?
What is the layman's word for the medical term "bilateral orchiectomy"?
This is a cause of male infertility, due to the production of too few spermatozoa
The symptom of this sexually transmitted disease (STD) is blisters on the genitalia
In the condition known as cryptorchidism, what is hidden?
one or both testes
"Varicocele" means "a swelling and protrusion of dilated veins in the scrotum."
A chancre is a symptom of this sexually transmitted disease
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease that causes painful urination
The surgical procedure known as TURP is performed to reduce
the size of the prostate
A lesion on the genitalia and a symptom of syphilis is a