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Chapter 8-10 A/P

Return of fluids/solids into mouth Regurgitation
Enter/o Small intestine
Or/o Mouth
Protrusion of stomach through diaphragm Hiatal hernia
Tissue that covers the trachea and larynx to prevent food from entering the lungs Epiglottis
Worm-like structure at the end of the cecum Appendix
____ produces bile Liver
____ stores bile Gall bladder
Inflammation of the pouch in the colon Diverticulitis
Cholelithiasis Gallstones
Chronic disease of the liver with gradual destruction of cells Cirrhosis
Visualling examine the colon Colonscopy
Cholecystitis Inflammation of the gall bladder
Loss of appetite Anorexia
Vericose vein in the rectum Hemorroid
NPO Nothing by mouth/Nothing per oral
Inflammation of the gum Gingivitis
Pyel/o Renal pelvis
Distension of the renal pelvic due to urine collection in the kidneys Hydronephrosis
Nephrolithiasis Kidney stones
Micturition Urination
Cystalgia Bladder pain
Lith/o stone
Narrowing of the ureters Ureterstenosis
Cytoscopy Visual examination of the bladder
Anuria No urine
Pyuria Pus in urine
Painful urination Dysuria
Blood in urine Hematuria
Carries urine from kidneys to bladder Ureters
Cystotomy Incision onto bladder
Urine formation first takes place in Nephrons
Involentary release of urine Urinary incontinence
UA means Urinary Analysis
Urethritis Inflammation of the urethra
x-ray film of the renal pelvis with dye injected into vein Intravenus Pyelogram
Colp/o Vagina
Oophor/o Ovary
Mast/o Breast
Space between vagina and anus Perineum
A women who has had more than one pregnancy Multi-gravida
Menarche Beggining of menstruation/ability to reproduce
Length of time from conception to birth Gestation
Painful menstruation Dysmenorrhea
Abrupto placenta The placenta breaks away from the uterine walls prior to birth
Benign growth in the uterus Fibriod tumor
Orch/o Testes
Baby from conception to the end of the 8th week Embryo
Spotaneuos abortion also called a Miscarriage
Draining of amniotic fluid Anmiocentesis
Failure of the testes to descend before birth Cryptorchidism
Balanitis Inflammation of the glans penis
Removal of the testes/ovaries Castration
Accumulation of water around testes Hydrocele
PSA Test for prostate cancer- Prostate-Specific Antigen
Carries urine from the bladder to out of the body Urethra
The end of menstruation Menopause
Painful menstration flow Dysmenorrhea
Primapara First pregnancy
Watery mis of food and digestuive fluids Chyme
3 sections of the small intestine, from first to last Duodenum, Jejunum, Ileum
Sigmoid/o Sigmoid colon
3 stages of urine production, first to last Filtration, Reabsorbtion, Secretion
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