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54 terms

AP Medical Term ~ Mod 4 Term Test

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FBS
fasting blood sugar
BPH
benign prostatic hypertrophy
RAIU
radioactive iodine uptake
LMP
last menstrual period
L & D
labor & delivery
PID
pelvic inflammatory disease
ADH
antidiuretic hormone
TURP
transurethral resection of the prostate
T4
thyroxine
FPG
fasting plasma glucose
amenorrhea
lack or absence of menses
cervical
pertaining to cervix
menarche
beginning or onset of menstruation (men/o- menses/menstruation -arche beginning;onset)
polydipsia
excessive thirst
adrenomegaly
enlargement of adrenal glands
salpingitis
inflammation of fallopian tubes
cryptorchidism
undescended testicles
endocrinologist
specialist of the endocrine system
nullipara
never having given birth to a viable fetus
dysmenorrhea
painful menstrual flow
hysterorrhexis
rupture of the uterus
prostatectomy
surgical removal of the prostate
oligospermia
deficient number of sperm in the semen
menorrhagia
excessive bleeding during menstruation
parathyroidectomy
surgical removal of the parathyroid glands
hyperthyroidism
excessive activity of the thyroid gland
vaginitis
inflammation of the vagina
orchitis
inflammation of the testes
spermatocele
herniation of the spermatic duct
mastectomy
surgical removal of the breast
salpingocele
fallopian tube protrusion
colposcopy
viewing the vagina & cervix with a scope
uter/o
uterus
metr/o
uterus
hyster/o
uterus
metr/i
uterus
salping-oophorectomy
surgical removal of the fallopian tubes & ovaries
Orch/o, orchi/o, orchid/o
testes;testis
sperm/o
sperm
spermat/o
spermatic cord
gravid/o
pregnancy
nat/o
birth
par/o; part/o
bear; give birth to; labor; childbirth
perine/o
perineum
puerper/o
childbirth; puerperium
nulli-
none
primi-
first; one
-tocia
labor; birth
meconium
first feces of a newborn
GTT
glucose tolerance test
primigravida
first pregnancy
nulligravida
never having been pregnant
parturition
act of giving birth; childbirth; delivery
multipara
having given birth two or more times to a viable fetus