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Medical Terminology Chapter 11 Word Building

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cyst/o/scope
Build a medical word that means instrument for examining the bladder
vesic/o/cele
Build a medical word that means hernia of the bladder
glomerul/o/pathy
Build a medical word that means disease of the glomerulus
lith/o/tripsy
Build a medical word that means crushing a stone
meat/o/tomy
Build a medical word that means incision of the meatus
nephr/o/pexy
Build a medical word that means binding, fixation of the kidney
pyel/o/plasty
Build a medical word that means surgical repair of the renal pelvis
ur/o/lith
Build a medical word that means stone in the urinary tract
ureter/ectasis
Build a medical word that means dilation of the ureter
urethr/o/stenosis
Build a medical word that means narrowing or stricture of the urethra
andr/o/gen/ic
Build a medical word that means forming or producing male
balan/o/plasty
Build a medical word that means surgical repair of the glans penis
epididym/o/tomy
Build a medical word that means incision of the epidymis
orch/itis
Build a medical word that means inflammation of the testes
orchi/algia
Build a medical word that means pain in the testes
orchid/o/ptosis
Build a medical word that means downward displacement of the testes
test/ectomy
Build a medical word that means excision of a testis
perine/al
Build a medical word that means pertaining to the perineum
prostat/o/megaly
Build a medical word that means enlargement of the prostate
spermat/o/cele
Build a medical word that means swelling containing spermatozoa
sperm/ic
Build a medical word that means pertaining to sperm
varic/o/cele
Build a medical word that means swelling of a dilated vein
vas/ectomy
Build a medical word that means removal of the vas deferens
vesicul/itis
Build a medical word that means inflammation of the seminal vesicle
albumin/oid
Build a medical word that means resembling albumin
azot/emia
Build a medical word that means nitrogenous compounds in the blood
bacteri/uria
Build a medical word that means pertaining to bacteria in urine
crypt/orchid/ism
Build a medical word that means condition of hidden testes
gonad/o/pathy
Build a medical word that means disease of the sex glands
hypo/kal/emia
Build a medical word that means blood condition of below potassium
keton/uria
Build a medical word that means ketone bodies in the urine
noct/uria
Build a medical word that means night urine
olig/o/sperm/ia
Build a medical word that means condition of scanty sperm
py/o/rrhea
Build a medical word that means discharge of pus
sperm/i/cide
Build a medical word that means killing sperm
lith/o/genesis
Build a medical word that means forming or producing stones
lith/iasis
Build a medical word that means abnormal condition (produced by something specified) of stone
an/orch/ism
Build a medical word that means condition without testes
hypo/spadias
Build a medical word that means below fissure
poly/uria
Build a medical word that means many, much urine
dia/lysis
Build a medical word that means separation across
retro/peritone/al
Build a medical word that means pertaining to behind the peritoneum