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Unit 7

Unit 7 in my vet terminology class.
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cervical
pertaining to the neck of the bladder
cervicitis
inflammation of the neck of the bladder
cervicectomy
excision of the neck of the bladder
cervicocolpitis
inflammation of the cervix and the vagina
cervicodynia
pain in the cervix
cervices
cervix plural
colporrhaphy
suture of the vagina
colpitis
inflammation of the vagina
colpodynia
pain in the vagina
colopscope
instrument used to look at the vagina
colposcopy
process of looking at the vagina with a scope
primigravida
first pregnancy
gynecologist
one who studies women
gynecic
pertaining to women
hysterectomy
removal of the uterus
hysterosalpingo-oophorectomy
removal of the uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries
hysterorrhapy
suture of the uterus
hysterotomy
cesarean section
laparoscopy
process of looking at the abdomen with a scope
laparotomy
incision of the abdomen
laparorrhaphy
suture of the abdomen
laparocele
hernia of the abdomen
mammodynia
pain in the mammary glands
mammoplasty
surgical repair of the mammary glands
mammogram
x-ray of the mammary glands
mammary
pertaining to the mammary gland
anisomastia
unequal breast size
isomastia
equal breast size
mastitis
inflammation of the breast
mastectomy
removal of the breast
menopause
cessation of menstruation
menses
menstruation plural
amenorrhea
without menstrual flow
premenstrual syndrome
PMS
menostasis
stopping menstrual flow
pyometra
pus in the uterine tissue
metrocele
hernia in the uterine tissue
metrofibroma
fibrous tumor in the uterine tissue
endometritis
inflammation of the inner lining of the uterine tissue
endometriosis
condition of the uterine tissues
metromalacia
softening of the uterine tissue
prenatal
before birth
postnatal
after birth
neonatal
new birth
natal
pertaining to birth
oogenesis
formation of eggs
ovulation
release of an egg from the ovary
oophagy
eating eggs
oophorectomy
excision of the ovary
oophoroma
ovarian tumor
oophoropexy
surgical fixation of the ovary
salpingian
pertaining to the fallopian tubes
salpingocele
hernia of the fallopian tubes
salpingo-oophoritis
inflammation of the ovary an fallopian tubes
ectopic
out of place
vaginitis
inflammation of the vagina
vaginal
pertaining to the vagina
anisocytosis
unequal cell size
isocytosis
equal cell size
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intact female dog
queen
intact female cat
whelp
act of having puppies
parturition
act of giving birth
dystocia
difficult birth
pseudocyesis
false pregnancy
gestation
length of time from conception to birth
bilateral
both sides
unilateral
one side
multipara
many births
nullipara
no births
postpyretic
after a fever
antepyretic
before a fever
postmortem
after death
antipyretic
agent to treat a fever
antibiotic
agent destructive to microorganisms