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NA Unit #6 Vocab

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albumin/o
protein
balan/o
glans penis
cyst/o
bladder
crypt/o
hidden
glyc/o
sugar
hem/o
hemat/o
blood
hydr/o
water
ket/o
ketones
nephr/o
kidney, nephron
noct/i
nyct/o
night
orchid/o
orchi/o
orch/o
testis
prostat/o
prostate
pyel/o
renal pelvis
ren/o
kidney
sperm/o
sperm
spermat/o
sperm
ur/o
urine
ureter/o
ureter
urethr/o
urethra
vas/o
vessel
vas deferens
circum
encircling
de
down
ex
out of
in
not in
poly
too much, too many
trans
across
cide
kill
cise
cut
cyst
bladder
dynia
pain
ism
condition, theory
lysis
destruction
pexy
fixation
ptosis
prolapse
rrhagia
hemorrhage or bleeding
rrhaphy
suture
rrhea
flow, discharge
scopy
process of using a scope
stomy
making a new opening
tripsy
crushing
uria
in the urine
ARF
acute renal failure
BPH
benign prostatic hypertrophy (hyperplasia)
BUN
blood urea nitrogen
Cysto
cystoscopy
ESRD
end-stage renal disease
GU
genitourinary
IVP
intravenous pyelogram
KUB
kidney-ureter-bladder (x-ray)
M,
male
PKU
phenylketonuria
PSA
prostate-specific antigen
TUR
TURP
transurethral resection of the prostate
UTI
urinary tract infection
Ua
urinalysis