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Med Terms Ch 9


nephr/o Kidney
cyst/o urinary bladder or sac of fluid
-cele herniation or protrusion
ureter tube that brings urine from the Kidney to the urinary bladder
hydr/o water
-osis abnormal condition
-uria urine
-pexy surgical fixation
ur/o urine
-stasis control, maintenance of a constant level
olig scanty, few
-lysis destruction or seperation
dia- complete or through
an- without
-itis inflammation
-tripsy to crush
glomerulus a cluster of capillaries, the first part of the Kidney
Polyuria excessive urination
Lithotripsy crushing of stones
Oliguria scanty urination
Anuria without urine
Hemodialysis Process of filtering the blood (removes the waste from the body)
Cystocele prolapsed bladder
Urethra tube that drains urine from the bladder to outside the body
poly- many
Micturition process of urination
Created by: Neadingk



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