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NTR 118L Quiz 6

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spermatogenesis
formation of sperm
spermolysis
destruction of sperm
spermoblast
embryonic sperm cell
spermatocyst
bladder containing sperm
spermatoid
resembling sperm
spermatopathy
disease of the sperm
spermicide
to kill or destroy sperm
bactericidal
solution capable of destroying
orchidectomy
excision of the testacle
orchidalgia
pain in the testes
testicular
adjective form for testicle
orchidoplasty
surgical repair of the testicle
orchidocele
herniation of the testicle
orchidotomy
incision into the testicle
cryptic
hidden
prostatitis
inflammation of the prostate
prostatorrhea
abnormal flow from the prostate gland
prostatalgia
pain in the prostate
balanoplasty
surgical repair of the glans penis
penitis
inflammation of the penis
penoscrotal
pertaining to the penis and the scrotum
circumcision
removal of the foreskin
vasoconstriction
decreasing in diameter of a vessel
vasodialation
increasing in diameter of a vessel
vasomotor
nerves that control the tone of the blood vessel walls
vasal
pertaining to a vessel
vasospasm
spasm of a vessel
vasotripsy
crushing of a vessel
vasotomy
incision into a vessel
vasorrhaphy
suture of a vessel
vasostomy
new opening into a vessel
urology
study of the urinary tract
urogenital
pertaining to the urinary tract and genitals
uropathy
disease of the urinary tract
nephritis
inflammation of the kidney
nephrolysis
destruction of the kidney
nephrolith
kidney stone
nephromalacia
softening of the kidney tissue
nephromegaly
enlargement of the kidney
nephroptosis
prolapsed kidney
orchidoptosis
prolapsed testicle
pyelitis
inflammation of the renal pelvis
pyeloplasty
surgical repair of the renal pelvis
pyelonephritis
inflammation of the renal pelvis and kidney
ureterolith
ureter stone
ureterorrhagia
hemorrhage of the ureter
ureterorrhaphy
suturing of the ureter
ureterptosis
prolapse of the ureter
ureteropyeloplasty
surgery of the ureter and renal pelvis
ureteropyelitis
inflammation of the ureter and renal pelvis
ureterocystostomy
new opening between the ureter and the bladder
ureteropyosis
condition of the ureter involving pus
nephrorrhaphy
suturing of the kidney
cystorrhaphy
suturing of the bladder
neurorrhaphy
suturing of a nerve
urethrospasm
spasm of the urethra
urethrocytosis
inflammation of the urethra and bladder
urethrorrhagia
hemorrhage of the urethra
cystorrhagia
hemorrhage of the bladder
renopathy
kidney disease
renogram
x-ray of the kidney
renal
pertaining to the kidney
cystoplasty
surgical repair of the bladder
cystoscopy
looking into the bladder with a scope
cystoptosis
prolapse of the bladder
cystocele
hernia of the bladder
cystorrhea
flow from the bladder
glycosuria
sugar in the urine
polyuria
frequent urination
hematuria
blood in the urine
dehydration
taking water from something
excretion
expelling a substance from the body
transurethral
transport across the urthera
transposition
develop on the opposite side of normal position
expiration
breathe out
inspiration
breathe in
excise
to cut out
incise
to cut into
incompetence
inability
incontinence
lack of control
incurable
inability to be cured
inclusion
condition of being enclosed
ARF
acute renal failure
BPH
benign prostatic hypertrophy
BUN
blood urea nitrogen
ESRD
end stage renal disease
GU
genitourinary
IVP
intravenous pyelogram
KUB
kidney ureter bladder
M
male
PKU
phenylketonuria
PSA
prostate specific antigen
UTI
urinary tract infection
TURP
transurethral resection of the prostate
Ua
urinalysis