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Chapter 7 The Urinary System

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albumin/o
albumin, protein
angi/o
vessel
azot/o
urea, nitrogen
bacteri/o
bacteria
cali/o
calyx; cup-shaped
calic/o
calyx
cyst/o
bladder
dips/o
thirst
glomerul/o
glomerulus
glycos/o
sugar
hydr/o
water
isch/o
to hold back
kal/o
Potassium
ket/o
ketones
keton/o
ketones
lith/o
stone
meat
passage, opening, meatus
natr/o
Sodium
necr/o
death
nephr/o
kidney
noct/o
night
olig/o
scanty
py/o
pus
pyel/o
renal pelvis
ren/o
kidney
trigon/o
trigone (region of the bladder)
ur/o
urine
ureter/o
ureter
urethr/o
urethra
urin/o
urine; urinary system
vesic/o
bladder
ectasis
dilation, expansion
ectomy
surgical removal
emia
blood condition
esis
condition of
gram
to record
-lithiasis
presence of stones
lithotomy
incision for the removal of stones
lysis
destruction
megaly
enlargement
ole
small
osis
abnormal condition
pathy
disease
plasty
surgical repair
-poietin
substance that forms
ptosis
drooping
-rrhea
flow, discharge
sclerosis
hardening
stenosis
narrowing
stomy
new opening
tomy
incision
-tripsy
surgical crushing
-uria
urine condition