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Haney Medterm c15-10

Inflammation to the urinary bladder. Cystitis
Inflammation of the glomerulvus of the kidneys. Glomerulonephritis
Distension of the pelvis and calyces of the kidney caused by urine that cannot flow past an obstruction in a ureter. Hydronephrosis
Hereditary disorder of the kidneys in which grapelike, fluid-filled sacs or cysts, replace normal kidney tissue. Polycystic kidney disease
Bacterial infection of the renal pelvis of the kidney. Pyelonephritis
Condition of stone formations in the kidney. Renal calculi
Malignant tumor of the kidney occuring in adulthood Renal cell carcinoma
Abnormal backflow of urine from the bladder to the ureter. Vesicoureteral reflux
Malignant tumor of the kidney occurring predominately in children. Wilm's tumor
Group of clinical symptoms occuring when damage to the glomerulus of the kidney is present and large quantities of protein are lost. Nephrotic syndrome
Progressively slow developement of kidney failure occuring over a period of years. Renal failure
Condition of the kidney stones. Nephrolithiasis
One of the two vessels that carries blood away from the kidney. Renal Veins
Urine that remains in the bladder after urination. Residual urine
Medical term for cloudy. Turbid
Small tubular structure that drains urine from the bladder to the outside of the body. Urethra
Inability to control urination. Urinary incontinence
Act of eliminating urine from the body. Voiding
One of two vessels that carries blood away from the kidney. Renal Vein
Substance dissolved in a solution, as in the waste products filtered out of the kidney into the urine. Solute
Poisonous Toxic
Presence of excessive amounts of urea and other nitrogenous waste products in the blood. Uremia
Fluid released by the kidneys, transported by the ureters, retained in the bladder, and eliminated through the urethra. Urine
Weight of a substance compared with an equal volume of water, which is considered to be the standard. Specific gravity
Abnormal, involuntary accumulation of urine in the bladder. Urinary retention
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