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Urinary System

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afferent
conducting toward a part
arteriole
little artery
an-
without
-uria
urine
an/uria
without urine
cyst
bladder
cyst/itis
inflammation of the bladder
dia-
across or through
-lysis
breaking down
dia/lysis
breaking down through a semipermeable membrane
dys-
painful
dys/uria
painful urination
efferent
conducting outward from a part
efferent arteriole
little artery going away from a part
filtr
filter
-ate
relating to
glomerulo
resembles a little bail of yarn
nehpr
kidney
glomerulo/nephr/itis
inflammation of the glomeruli of the kidney
hemat
blood
hemat/uria
blood in the urine
hemo/dia/lysis
blood breaking down through a semipermeable membrane
hydro
water
-osis
abnormal condition of
hydro/nephr/osis
abnormal condition of water on the kidney
olig
scanty
olig/uria
scanty urine
pyelo
renal pelvis
pyelo/nephr/itis
inflammation of he renal pelvis of the kidney
ren
kidney
-al
relating to
ren/al
relating to the kidney
ur
urine
-emia
blood condition
ur/emia
accumulation in the blood of the normal constituents of urine
urin/ana/lysis
breaking down parts of urine to study
BPH
benign prostatic hyperplasia
cath
catheterization
CKD
chronic kidney disease
UTI
urinary tract infection
cysto
cystoscopy
ARF
Acute Renal Failure