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med term

stimulating effect of a hormone tropin
thyroid gland thry/o
cervix cervic/o
testis orchid/o
vagina colp/o
ovary oophor/o
decreased hyp/o
sperm spermat/o
fallopian tube salping/o
painful labor dystocia
pertaining to the cervix cervical
act of giving birth; childbirth; delivery parturition
surgical removal of all or part of the prostate prostatectomy
rupture of the uterus hysterorrhexis
excessive bleeding during the menstrual period menorrhagia
painful or abnormal menstrual flow dysmenorrhea
never have given birth to a viable fetus nullipara
surgical removal of the fallopian tubes and ovaries salpingoophorectomy
small painless lumps that are benign, circumscribed & mobile fibroadenoma
deficient # of sperm present in semen oligospermia
the onset of menstruation menarche
absence or lack of menstration amenorrhea
undescended testicle cryptorchisism
examination of the vaginal and cervical tissue using a scope colposcopy
inflammation of the fallopian tube salpinitis
first pregnancy primigravida
person who studies the endocrine system endocrinologist
enlargement of the drenal gland adrenomegaly
excessive thirst polydipsia
thyroxine T4
RAIU radioactive iodine uptake test
BPH benign prostatic hypertrophy
L & D labor and delivery
ADH antidiuretic hormone
FBS fasting blood sugar
NSD normal spontaneous delivery
LMP last mentrual period
PID pelvic inflammatory disease
TURP transurethral resection of the prostate
inflammation of the testes orchitis
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands adrenalectomy
surgical removal of one or all of the parathyroid glands (which one is spelled correctly) parathyroidectomy
surgical removal of the breast mastectomy
menses/menstruation (does not mean uterus) men/o
tubial ligation fallopian tube
ovarial pexy oophoropexy
lack or absence of sperm aspermia
abnormal _________ of cholesterol in blood (hypercholesterolemia) increase
__________ of bones due to excessive growth hormone (acromegaly) enlargement
Created by: Emma Ivory



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