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Ch 8 Female

reproductive terms

embryonic pertaining to the embryo
episiorrhaphy suture of vulva
fetal pertaining to the fetus
gynecologist specialist in female reproductive system
hymenectomy removal of the hymen
hysteropexy surgical fixation of the uterus
hysterorrhexis ruptured uterus
hysterectomy surgical removal of the uterus
lactic pertaining to milk
lactorrhea milk discharge
laparotomy incision into the abdomen
laparoscope instrument to view inside the abdomen
mammogram record of the breast
mammary pertaining to the breast
mammoplasty surgical repair of the breast
mastalgia breast pain
mastitis inflammation of the breast
mastectomy removal of the breast
amenorrhea no menstrual flow
dysmenorrhea painful menstrual flow
oligomenorrhea scanty menstrual flow
menorrhagia abnormal, rapid menstrual flow
endometritis inflammation within the uterus
perimetritis inflammation within the uterus
perimetritis inflammation around the uterus
metorrhea flow from uterus
metrorrhagia rapid menstrual blood flow from uterus
neonate newborn ( born within one week)
neonatologist specialist in the study of the newborn
oophorectomy removal of the ovary
oophoritiis inflammation of the ovary



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