Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

115

Female Reproductive System - Q – Gynecologic Therapeutic Terms & A – Meaning

QuestionAnswer
chemotherapy treatment of malignancies, infections, and other diseases with chemical agents that destroy selected cells or impair their ability to reproduce
radiation therapy treatment of neoplastic disease using radiation to deter the proliferation of malignant cells
hormone replacement therapy (HRT) use of a hormone (e.g., estrogen or progesterone) to replace a deficiency or to regulate production
hormonal contraceptives hormones used to prevent conception by suppressing ovulation
oral contraceptive pill (OCP) birth control pill
contraceptive injection injection of a contraceptive hormone (e.g., Depo-Provera) into the body
contraceptive implant insertion of a contraceptive capsule under the skin to provide a continual infusion over an extended period
barrier contraceptives products that provide a physical barrier to prevent conception (e.g., condoms or diaphragms)
intrauterine device (IUD) contraceptive device inserted into the uterus that prevents implantation of a fertilized egg
spermicidals creams, jellies, lotions, or foams containing agents that kill sperm (cid/o = to kill)
Created by: shachi.pandit