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chabner chapter 7

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Trigone
Portion of the urinary bladder.
Glomerular
Pertaining to small balls of capillaries in the kidney.
Meatal stenosis
Narrowing of the urethral opening to the outside of the body.
Electrolyte
Sodium
Nitrogenous waste
Creatinine.
Pyel/o
refers to the renal pelvis.
anuria
a term that means no urine production.
perivesical
surrounding the urinary bladder.
uremia
azotemia
KUB
X-ray of the urinary tract.
oliguria
scanty urination.
diabetes insipidus is characterized by
polydipsia, polyuria, pituitary gland malfunction, and insufficient ADH.
ureterocele
hernia of the tube connecting the kidney and urinary bladder.
hemodialysis
artificial kidney machine
nephrolithotomy
incision to remove a renal calculus.
albuminuria
protein in the urine.
pruria
renal abscess may lead to.
alkaline
basic
nephrotic sydrome
a group of symptoms marked by edema, proteinuria, and hypoalbuminemia.
acidosis
high levels of ketones in the blood can lead to.
wilms tumor
childhood renal carcinoma
urinary retention
urine is held in the bladder.
BUN
test that measures the amount of urea in the blood.
nephrosclerosis
hardening of blood vessels in the kidney
ESWL
shock waves crush urinary tract stones.