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Medical Terminology Quiz 10

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amniorrhea
amnion flow
colposcope
instrument to view inside vagina
episiorrhaphy
suture the vulva
hysteropexy
surgical fixation of uterus
mammogram
record of the breast
oligomenorrhea
scanty menstrual flow
pyosalpinx
pus in the fallopian tube
primipara
first birth
orchidopexy
surgical fixation of testes
aspermia
no sperm
fibroid tumor
benign uterine growth
menarche
first menstrual period
circumcision
removal of prepuce
benign prostatic hypertrophy
BPH
phimosis
constriction of the prepuce
sexually transmitted diseases
Chlamydia, trichomoniasis, and gonorrhoeae are what types of conditions?
colostrum
thin watery fluid first secreted by the breast after birth
meconium
first bowel movement of a newborn
contraception
what is the function of an IUD?
vagina
name a female reproductive organ that usually does not develop cancer
prolapsed uterus
a collapsed uterus is called a _________ _______.
endometriosis
growth of endometrial tissue in abnormal places
eclampsia
a condition of pregnancy characterized by convulsive seizures and coma
placenta previa
placenta forms over the mouth of the cervix blocking the birth canal
Apgar score
the procedure that evaluates newborns
hysterosalpingography
procedure to determine if the uterus and fallopian tube are open to a dye
endometrial biopsy
procedure that examines the uterine lining for abnormalities
prostate-specific antigen
blood test for prostate cancer
vasovasostomy
surgical procedure that reverses a vasectomy
testosterone, estrogen, and progesterone
hormones secreted by the ovaries and testes
function of the vagina
passage of menstrual flow, receives penis and sperm in sexual reproduction, and serves as the birth canal
40 weeks
length of human gestation
37
an infant is considered premature if born before ____ weeks of gestation
dilation
first stage of labor
delivery of the baby
expulsion stage of labor ends with what?
orchidopexy
surgical procedure to treat cryptorchidism
cesarean section
surgical procedure of delivery of a baby
spontaneous abortion
medical term for a miscarriage
cryotherapy
treatment procedure that uses cold
vagina
what organ is not removed during a TAH-BSO?
TUR
transurethral resection - removal of prostate tissue by inserting a device through the urethra
PSA
prostate-specific antigen - test for prostate cancer
OB
Obstetrics - diagnosis and treatment of women during pregnancy and childbirth
D&C
dilation and curettage - dilation of the cervix and scraping away endometrial lining
PAP
papaniclaou test - test for early detection
oxytocin
hormone that improves uterine contractions
erectile dysfunction agents
medications to treat impotence
hyster/o
uterus
mamm/o and mast/o
breast
men/o
menses, menstruation
oophor/o
ovary
salping/o
fallopian tubes, uterine tubes
dys-
difficult
epididym/o
epididymis
orch/o, orchi/o, and orchid/o
testes
prostat/o
prostate
total abdominal hysterectomy-bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
TAH-BSO ; removal of the entire uterus, cervix, both ovaries, and both fallopian tubes
hysteropexy
surgical fixation of the uterus
hysterorrhexis
ruptured uterus
hysterectomy
surgical removal of the uterus
mammogram
record of the breast
mammary
pertaining to the breast
mammoplasty
surgical repair of the breast
mastalgia
breast pain
mastitis
inflammation of the breast
mastectomy
removal of the breast
amenorrhea
no menstrual flow
dysmenorrhea
painful menstrual flow
oligomenorrhea
scanty menstrual flow
menorrhagia
abnormal, rapid menstrual flow
oophorectomy
removal of the ovary
oophoritis
inflammation of the ovary
salpingocyesis
tubal pregnancy
salpingectomy
removal of the fallopian tube
salpingitis
inflammation of the fallopian tubes
dysticia
difficult labor and childbirth
epididymectomy
removal of the epididymis
epididymal
pertaining to the epididymis
epididymitis
inflammation of the epididymis
anorchism
condition of no testes
orchiectomy
removal of testes
orchiotomy
incision into testes
orchioplasty
surgical repair of testes
orchidectomy
removal of the testes
orchidopexy
surgical fixation of testes
prostatitis
prostate inflammation
prostatectomy
removal of prostate
prostatic
pertaining to the prostate