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15 terms
Medical/Body Systems Terminology - Urinary System terms (definitions - word parts)
albuminuria
anuria
azoturia
diuresis
albumin in the urine
absence of urine
excessive urea and nitrogenous substances in the urine
increased excretion of urine
albuminuria
albumin in the urine
anuria
absence of urine
Key Terms And Terminology/ Urinary System
Anuria
Diuretic
Dysuria
Ensuresis
Absence of urine
Drug that increases urinary output
Painful urination
Bedwetting
Anuria
Absence of urine
Diuretic
Drug that increases urinary output
11 terms
Medical/Body Systems Terminology - Urinary System (definitions)
Kidneys
Ureters
Bladder
Urethra
Two bean-shaped organs on either side of the vertebral column…
Two long tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder
Muscular organ that expands and contracts based on urine. The…
A narrow tube at the lowest point of the urinary system that…
Kidneys
Two bean-shaped organs on either side of the vertebral column…
Ureters
Two long tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder
30 terms
Term Analysis/ Definition (Urinary System)
bacteri/o
crypt/o
noct/o
protein/o
bacteria
hidden
night
protein
bacteri/o
bacteria
crypt/o
hidden
25 terms
Urinary System Terminology
-lith
-lithiasis
-ptosis
-tripsy
Stone
Condition of stones
Drooping
Surgical crushing
-lith
Stone
-lithiasis
Condition of stones
Urinary System Terms/Definitions
Excretion
Elimination
Functions of the Urinary System
Kidney location
the removal of organic waste products and toxins from body fl…
The discharge of waste products into the environment
regulation of the blood's: Ionic composition, pH, volume, pre…
retroperotoneal organ: T12 and L3, protected by ribs 11 and 12.
Excretion
the removal of organic waste products and toxins from body fl…
Elimination
The discharge of waste products into the environment
Medical Terminology for the Urinary System
nephr/o
pyel/o
ur/o
ureter/o
kidney
renal pelvis (enlarged upper end of ureter)
urine
ureter
nephr/o
kidney
pyel/o
renal pelvis (enlarged upper end of ureter)
81 terms
Medical Terminology: Urinary System terms
Anuria
Diuresis
Dysuria
Enuresis
Condition of no urine.
Condition of increased formation and excretion of urine, of l…
Condition of painful urination.
Also commonly known as "bed-wetting," enuresis can be nocturn…
Anuria
Condition of no urine.
Diuresis
Condition of increased formation and excretion of urine, of l…
Digestive and Urinary System Terms and Definitions
1. Alimentary Canal
2. Gallbladder
3. Pharynx
4. Peristalsis
The digestive tube from the mouth to the anus, including the…
Pear-shaped sac on under-surface of right lobe of liver holdi…
Passageway for air from nasal cavity to larynx and for food f…
A progressive wavelike movement that occurs involuntarily in…
1. Alimentary Canal
The digestive tube from the mouth to the anus, including the…
2. Gallbladder
Pear-shaped sac on under-surface of right lobe of liver holdi…
86 terms
URINARY SYSTEM TERMINOLOGY
The Urinary System
Filtration System
Human Genitals
Kidneys
Consists of organs that produce and excrete urine from the bo…
Is vital to maintaining homeostasis, because it removes waste…
Some organs of the urinary system share structures of the rep…
1.Are the primary organs of the urinary system.... 2.Are a pair…
The Urinary System
Consists of organs that produce and excrete urine from the bo…
Filtration System
Is vital to maintaining homeostasis, because it removes waste…
68 terms
Med Term [Urinary System Terminology]
azot/o
bacteri/o
bi/o
carcin/o
nitrogenous waste
bacteria
life
cancer
azot/o
nitrogenous waste
bacteri/o
bacteria
26 terms
Med term definitions urinary system
Dia-
-cele
Cyst/o
-ectasis
Through, between, apart, complete
Hernia, tumor, swelling
Urinary bladder, cyst, sac of fluid
Enlargement, swelling, dilation
Dia-
Through, between, apart, complete
-cele
Hernia, tumor, swelling
Medical Terminology: Urinary system terms
Nephro/o, ren/o
Hydro/o
Cyst/o
Pyel/o
Kidney
Water
Bladder
Renal collecting ducts
Nephro/o, ren/o
Kidney
Hydro/o
Water
13 terms
Medical/Body Systems Terminology - Urinary System Terms (definitions - no word parts)
catheter
urinary catheterization
distended
diuretic
flexible, tube-like device for with- drawing or instilling fl…
passage of a catheter into the urinary bladder to withdraw ur…
stretched out
agent that increases the amount of urine
catheter
flexible, tube-like device for with- drawing or instilling fl…
urinary catheterization
passage of a catheter into the urinary bladder to withdraw ur…
15 terms
Medical Terminology Urinary System
calyx-
-cele
dia-
glomerulo
cup-shaped
tumor or swelling
across
resembles a little ball of yarn
calyx-
cup-shaped
-cele
tumor or swelling
47 terms
Term 3 VT9c Terminology - Urinary System
Malpighian Corpuscle
Glomerulus
Bicarbonate
Diuretics
Site of initial filtration of blood to remove waste products…
A small tuft or cluster, the grape-like cluster of capillarie…
HCO3 a pH buffer in body fluids.
Increase urine flow and sodium excretion and thus decrease bl…
Malpighian Corpuscle
Site of initial filtration of blood to remove waste products…
Glomerulus
A small tuft or cluster, the grape-like cluster of capillarie…
89 terms
medical terminology urinary system
act of eliminating urine from the blad…
kidneys
ureters
bladder
micturition
- 1 of 2 bean shaped organs... either side of backbone... - lumbar…
tubes from kidneys to urinary bladder
muscular sac holds/stores urine
act of eliminating urine from the blad…
micturition
kidneys
- 1 of 2 bean shaped organs... either side of backbone... - lumbar…
Urinary System Words and Definitions.(Medical Terminology)
Cyst/o
Cystoscope
Dia-
-lysis
Bladder
Instrument for examining the bladder
Across
Separation
Cyst/o
Bladder
Cystoscope
Instrument for examining the bladder
15 terms
URINARY SYSTEM- PATHOLOGY and TERMINOLOGY
Urinary System
Albuminuria
Anuria
Dysuria
Manages fluids and electrolytes, eliminates liquid waste.
protein in the urine
no urine output
painful urination
Urinary System
Manages fluids and electrolytes, eliminates liquid waste.
Albuminuria
protein in the urine
239 terms
Urinary system Medical Terminology
pyel/o
pyelocystitis
pyelostomy
pyelotomy
Renal Pelvis
Inflammation of the renal pelvis and bladder
Creation of an opening into the renal pelvis
Incision of the renal pelvis
pyel/o
Renal Pelvis
pyelocystitis
Inflammation of the renal pelvis and bladder
Urinary System Terms, Definitions and Pics for Human Biology
Renal Cortex
Renal Medulla
Renal Pelvis
Major and Minor Calyces
Outer layer of kidney
inner layer of kidney... space that contains the pyramids and co…
Places where major calyces converge, portion of the kidney th…
collect urine and empty it into the renal pelvis
Renal Cortex
Outer layer of kidney
Renal Medulla
inner layer of kidney... space that contains the pyramids and co…
Medical Terminology Urinary System
Nephro/o, Ren/o
Ur/o, Urin/o
Urology
Urologist
Pertaining to the Kidney
Pertaining to the Urinary Tract
Study of the Urinary System
Expert in the study of the urinary system as well as some rep…
Nephro/o, Ren/o
Pertaining to the Kidney
Ur/o, Urin/o
Pertaining to the Urinary Tract
Medical Terminology - Urinary System
Albumin/o
Bacteri/o
Biliruben
Bowman's capsule
(Combining Form) Protein
(Combining Form) bacteria
positive suggests possible liver disease, biliary obstruction…
cup-shaped structure of the nephron of a kidney which enclose…
Albumin/o
(Combining Form) Protein
Bacteri/o
(Combining Form) bacteria
20 terms
Example and Definition of Urinary System
Renal
Nephritis
Nephrolitiasis
pyeonephrosis
Pertaining to the Kidney
Inflammation of the Kidney
Stone in the Kidney
Abnormal condition of pus in the kidney
Renal
Pertaining to the Kidney
Nephritis
Inflammation of the Kidney
110 terms
Medical Terminology for the Urinary System
nephr/o
pyel/o
ur/o
ureter/o
kidney
renal pelvis (enlarged upper end of ureter)
urine
ureter
nephr/o
kidney
pyel/o
renal pelvis (enlarged upper end of ureter)
Urinary system terminology
GU
UA
UTI
-al
Genital Utinary
Urinal analysis
Urinary tract infection
Pertaining to
GU
Genital Utinary
UA
Urinal analysis
Urinary System Medical Terminology
calyx-
-cele
dia-
glomerulo
cup-shaped
tumor or swelling
across
resembles a little ball of yarn
calyx-
cup-shaped
-cele
tumor or swelling
86 terms
Medical Terminology Urinary System
-cele
cyst/o
dia-
-ectasis
hernia, tumor, swelling
urinary bladder, cyst, sac of fluid
through, between, apart, complete
stretching, dilation, enlargement
-cele
hernia, tumor, swelling
cyst/o
urinary bladder, cyst, sac of fluid
46 terms
medical terminology / urinary system
albumin/o
-Esis
glycos/o
olig/o
main protein of the human blood plasma
action,condition or state of
glucose;sugar
scanty / small
albumin/o
main protein of the human blood plasma
-Esis
action,condition or state of
68 terms
Digestive and Urinary system Terminology
Digestion
Absorption
Secretion
Defecation
The physical and chemical breakdown of food into molecules sm…
The passage of digested food from the intestines into the blo…
The release of water, acids, enzymes, buffers, and salts into…
The elimination of digestive by-products
Digestion
The physical and chemical breakdown of food into molecules sm…
Absorption
The passage of digested food from the intestines into the blo…
35 terms
Urinary System - Terminology
caliectasis
cystitis
cystectomy
cystostomy
Dilation of the calices, usually due to obstruction or infect…
Bacterial infections of the bladder
surgical procedure to remove the bladder.
an opening is made in the urinary bladder from the outside of…
caliectasis
Dilation of the calices, usually due to obstruction or infect…
cystitis
Bacterial infections of the bladder
Urinary System key terms and Medical Terminology
anuria
diuretic
dysuria
enuresis
absence of urine
drug that increases urinary output
painful urination
bedwetting
anuria
absence of urine
diuretic
drug that increases urinary output
7 terms
Module 15 Terms and Definitions (The Urinary System)
Retroperitoneal
Erythropoiesis
Renal blood flow rate
Filtrate
Behind the parietal peritoneum
The production of red blood cells (erythrocytes)
The rate at which blood flows through the kidneys (1 liter/min)
Blood plasma without proteins, found in the nephrons of the k…
Retroperitoneal
Behind the parietal peritoneum
Erythropoiesis
The production of red blood cells (erythrocytes)
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR THE URINARY SYSTEM
NEPHRONS
KIDNEYS
URETERS
URINARY BLADDER
Microscopic structures within the kidneys that filter blood,…
Reddish-brown, bean-shaped organs that lie behind the periton…
Long, muscular tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the…
Distensible organ located in the pelvic cavity. It stores uri…
NEPHRONS
Microscopic structures within the kidneys that filter blood,…
KIDNEYS
Reddish-brown, bean-shaped organs that lie behind the periton…
Medical Terminology Urinary System
Azotemia
Bacteriuria
Cystogram
Glucogenesis
Condition of Nitrogen in the blood
Condition of bacteria in urine
Record of urinary bladder
Formation of glucose in urine
Azotemia
Condition of Nitrogen in the blood
Bacteriuria
Condition of bacteria in urine
32 terms
The Urinary System Terminology
bacteri/o
cyst/o
dips/o
glomerul/o
bacteria
urinary bladder
thirst
glomerulus
bacteri/o
bacteria
cyst/o
urinary bladder
15 terms
Urinary System Medical Terms
ur/o or urin/o
ren/o
nephr/o
cysto/o
Pertaining to the urinary system
Pertaining to the kidney
Pertaining to the kidney
urinary bladder (fluid filled sac)
ur/o or urin/o
Pertaining to the urinary system
ren/o
Pertaining to the kidney
30 terms
Walls - Urinary System Medical Terms & Terminology
glomerulus
diuretics
cortex
proximal convuluted tubules
performs filtration
increases urinary output by inhibiting the reabsorption of wa…
contains the nephrons
where 80% of water filtered of of blood by glomerulus is reab…
glomerulus
performs filtration
diuretics
increases urinary output by inhibiting the reabsorption of wa…
61 terms
Urinary System Terminology
oliguria
nephropathy
cystoscope
pyelonephritis
Excretion of a decreased amount of urine.
Any disease of the kidney.
Instrument used to examine the bladder.
Inflammation of renal pelvis and kidney.
oliguria
Excretion of a decreased amount of urine.
nephropathy
Any disease of the kidney.
The Urinary System Terminology Test
glycouria
hematuria
ketonuria
nocturia
abnormal presence of a sugar, especially glucose, in the urine
abnormal presence of blood in the urine
presence of excessive amounts of ketone bodies in the urine
urination, especially excessive, at night
glycouria
abnormal presence of a sugar, especially glucose, in the urine
hematuria
abnormal presence of blood in the urine
49 terms
Urinary System, Medical Terminology
Kidneys
Nephrons
Glomerulus
Calyx
Filter blood from the renal arteries and produce urine as waste
individual processing units of the kidneys that filter out im…
The ball of capillaries at the beginning of the nephron where…
chambers of the kidney through which urine passes.
Kidneys
Filter blood from the renal arteries and produce urine as waste
Nephrons
individual processing units of the kidneys that filter out im…
13 terms
Medical Terminology: Urinary System Diagnostic Terms
inherited condition of multiple cysts…
form of nephritis involving the glomer…
pooling of urine in dilated areas of t…
inflammation of the kidney
adult polycystic kidney disease (APKD)
glomerulonephritis
hydronephrosis
nephritis
inherited condition of multiple cysts…
adult polycystic kidney disease (APKD)
form of nephritis involving the glomer…
glomerulonephritis
Urinary System Terminology
afferent
arteriole
afferent arteriole
an-
conducting toward a part
little artery
little artery going toward a part
without
afferent
conducting toward a part
arteriole
little artery
38 terms
Urinary system terminology
glomerulo
nephr
glomerulo/nephritis
hemat
resembles a little ball of yarn
kidney
inflammation of the glomeruli
blood
glomerulo
resembles a little ball of yarn
nephr
kidney
34 terms
Urinary System - Key Terms & Medical Terminology
Anuria
Diuretic
Dysuria
Enuresis
Absence of urine
Drug that increases urinary output
Painful urination
Bedwetting
Anuria
Absence of urine
Diuretic
Drug that increases urinary output
Urinary System Terminology
anuria
diuretic
dysuria
enuresis
absence of urine
drug that increases urinary output
painful urination
bedwetting
anuria
absence of urine
diuretic
drug that increases urinary output
36 terms
urinary system medical terminology & key terms
calyx-
-cele
dia-
glomerulo
cup-shaped
tumor or swelling
across
resembles a little ball of yarn
calyx-
cup-shaped
-cele
tumor or swelling
Urinary System Terminology
Cystoscopy
Intravesical
Nephritis
Renal
visual examination of the urinary bladder
pertaining to within the urinary bladder
inflammation of kidneys
pertaining to the kidney
Cystoscopy
visual examination of the urinary bladder
Intravesical
pertaining to within the urinary bladder
Urinary System Terminology
afferent
arteriole
afferent arteriole
an-
conducting toward a part
little artery
little artery toward a part
without
afferent
conducting toward a part
arteriole
little artery
12 terms
Medical Terminology: Urinary System Therapeutic Terms
procedure using ultrasound outside the…
methods of filtering impurities from t…
method of removing impurities by pumpi…
method of removing impurities using th…
extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL)
kidney dialysis
hemodialysis
peritoneal dialysis
procedure using ultrasound outside the…
extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL)
methods of filtering impurities from t…
kidney dialysis
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