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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
28 terms
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
30 terms
Urinary System (Terms & Definitions)
Absorption
Acidification
Acidosis
Alkalosis
within the kidneys; the intake of liquids, solutes, and gases
the conversion to an acidic environment
the increase of acid content of the blood resulting from the…
the increase of alkalinity of the blood resulting from the ac…
Absorption
within the kidneys; the intake of liquids, solutes, and gases
Acidification
the conversion to an acidic environment
34 terms
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
13 terms
Terms & Definitions (Urinary Systems)
Absorption
Acidification
Acidosis
Alkalosis
within the kidneys; the intake of liquids, solutes and gases
the conversion to an acidic environment
the increase of acid content of the blood resulting from the…
the increase of alkalinity of the blood resulting from the ac…
Absorption
within the kidneys; the intake of liquids, solutes and gases
Acidification
the conversion to an acidic environment
25 terms
Urinary System Terminology
-lith
-lithiasis
-ptosis
-tripsy
Stone
Condition of stones
Drooping
Surgical crushing
-lith
Stone
-lithiasis
Condition of stones
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
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…
22 terms
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…
45 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 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
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
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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
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…
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)
47 terms
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
Urinary system terminology
GU
UA
UTI
-al
Genital Utinary
Urinal analysis
Urinary tract infection
Pertaining to
GU
Genital Utinary
UA
Urinal analysis
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
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 Terminology
calyx-
-cele
dia-
glomerulo
cup-shaped
tumor or swelling
across
resembles a little ball of yarn
calyx-
cup-shaped
-cele
tumor or swelling
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
75 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
60 terms
urinary system - medical terminology
two kidney functions
3 parts of kidney
what filtered in kidney?
what substances are reabsorbed?
1. form urine for excretion... 2. retain essential substances (r…
cortex (outer), medulla (inner soft), hilum (depression where…
water, salts, sugar, urea, creatine uric acid
water, salts, sugar
two kidney functions
1. form urine for excretion... 2. retain essential substances (r…
3 parts of kidney
cortex (outer), medulla (inner soft), hilum (depression where…
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…
34 terms
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
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
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
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
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
21 terms
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
25 terms
Urinary System Terminology
azot/o
bacteri/o
cyst/o
glomerul/o
nitrogenous waste
bacteria
urinary bladder
glomerulus
azot/o
nitrogenous waste
bacteri/o
bacteria
17 terms
Medical Terminology: Urinary System Symptomatic Terms
presence of albumin in the urine, such…
absence of urine formation
presence of bacteria in the urine
painful urination
albuminuria, proteinuria
anuria
bacteriuria
dysuria
presence of albumin in the urine, such…
albuminuria, proteinuria
absence of urine formation
anuria
12 terms
Medical Terminology: Urinary System Operative Terms
use of specialized endoscopes within t…
urologic endoscope inserted through th…
method of destroying stones within the…
incision into the kidney
urologic endoscopic surgery
resectoscope
intracorporeal lithotripsy
nephrotomy
use of specialized endoscopes within t…
urologic endoscopic surgery
urologic endoscope inserted through th…
resectoscope
24 terms
Urinary System - Terminology
cali/o, calic/o
cyst/o
glomerul/o
meat/o
Calyx (calix); cup-shaped
Urinary bladder
Glomerulus
Meatus
cali/o, calic/o
Calyx (calix); cup-shaped
cyst/o
Urinary bladder
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
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
18 terms
Medical Terminology: Urinary System Anatomic Terms
two structures located on each side of…
outer part of the kidney
indented opening in the kidney where v…
inner part of the kidney
kidneys
cortex (cortex = bark)
hilum
medulla
two structures located on each side of…
kidneys
outer part of the kidney
cortex (cortex = bark)
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…
62 terms
Chapter 9: Urinary System Terms (Medical Terminology)
azot/o
bacteri/o
bi/o
carcin/o
nitrogenous waste
bacteria
life
cancer
azot/o
nitrogenous waste
bacteri/o
bacteria
30 terms
Medical Terminology Vocab #9 Urinary System Terms
urethr/o
ureter/o
ur/o; urin/o
pyel/o
urethra... ie: urethrostenosis
ureter... ie: ureterectasis
urine... ie: urology, urinometer
renal pelvis... ie: pyelitis
urethr/o
urethra... ie: urethrostenosis
ureter/o
ureter... ie: ureterectasis
47 terms
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
168 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9 Terms: The Urinary System
nephr/o, ren/o
pyel/o
urin/o or ur/o
urethr/o
WORD PART:... kidney, Th e 2 Bean-shaped kidneys are located in…
WORD PART:... renal pelvis, bowl of kidney, collects urine produ…
WORD PART:... liquid waste products to be excreted or Ur/o urina…
WORD PART:... urethra, Transport urine from bladder through the…
nephr/o, ren/o
WORD PART:... kidney, Th e 2 Bean-shaped kidneys are located in…
pyel/o
WORD PART:... renal pelvis, bowl of kidney, collects urine produ…
65 terms
Urinary system terminology term 3 week 2
ACE
ADH
AKI
ARF
Angiotensin-converting enzyme
Anti-diuretic hormone
Acute kidney injury
Acute renal failure
ACE
Angiotensin-converting enzyme
ADH
Anti-diuretic hormone
49 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 11 - Urinary System (Terms)
electrolyte
filtrate
nitrogenous waste
peristaltic wave
Mineral salt (sodium, potassium, or calcium) that carries an…
Fluid that passes from the blood through the capillary walls…
Product of protein metabolism that include urea, uric acid, c…
Sequence of rhythmic contraction of smooth muscles of a hollo…
electrolyte
Mineral salt (sodium, potassium, or calcium) that carries an…
filtrate
Fluid that passes from the blood through the capillary walls…
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