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Med Term Unit 6

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Hystero
Combining form for uterus
Hysterectomy
Excision of the uterus
Hysteropexy
Fixation of a prolapsed uterus
Hysterosalpingogram
X-ray image of the uterus and fallopian tubes
Hematuria
Blood in the urine
Oliguria
Scant or slight amount of urine
Glycosuria
Glucose in the urine
Dysuria
Difficult or painful urination
Cervico
Combining form for the neck of the uterus
Cervicitis
Inflammation of the cervix
Endocervical
Inner core of the cervix
Nephro
Combining form for kidney
Nephritis
Inflammation of the kidney
Nephrorrhaphy
Suturing of the kidney
Nephroptosis
Prolapse or displaced kidney
Oophoro
Combining form for ovary
Oophoroma
Ovarian tumor
Oophoroptosis
Prolapse of the ovary
Oophoritis
Inflammation of the ovary
Colpo
combining form for vagina
Colpoptosis
Prolapse or displaced vagina
Colposcopy
Process of using a scope to look through the vagina.
Colpalgia
Vaginal pain
Orchido
Combining form for testis
Orchidocele
Herniation of the testis
Orchidalgia
Testicular pain
Orchidoplasty
Surgical repair of a testis
Metro
Combining form for tissues of the uterus
Endometriosis
Endometrial tissues found growing outside the uterus
Metrocele
Herniation of the uterine tissues
Metrorrhea
Discharge from the uterine tissues
Penile
Pertaining to the penis
Penitis
Inflammation of the penis
Penoscrotal
Pertaining to the penis and scrotum
Gyneco
combining form for pertaining to women
Gynecologist
Physician specialist in treatment of women
Gynephobia
Fear of women
Polycystic
Having many cysts
Polyneuralgia
Pain in many nerves
Polyotia
Having more than two ears
Polyphagia
Excessive eating or frequent eating
Prostato
combining form for prostate gland
Prostatectomy
Excision of the prostate gland
Prostatitis
Inflammation of the prostate
Prostatorrhea
Flow or discharge from the prostate
Pyelo
Combining form for renal pelvis
Pyelogram
x-ray image of the renal pelvis
Pyelonephritis
Inflammation of the renal pelvis and kidney
Pyeloplasty
Surgical repair of the renal pelvis
Salpingo
Combining form for fallopian tube
Salpingo-oophoritis
Inflammation of the fallopian tube and ovary
Salpingo-oophorocele
Herniation of the fallopian tube and ovary
Salpingostomy
Making a surgical opening in the fallopian tube
Semen
Fluid containing sperm, ejaculate
Spermatolysis
Destruction of sperm
Spermicide
Agent that kills sperm
Uretero
Combining form for ureter
Ureterolith
Stone in a ureter
Ureterorrhagia
Hemorrhage of the ureter