Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password


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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
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

Chapter 8 part 2

Disease terms of female system

amenorrhea absence of menstrual flow
bartholin adenitis inflammation of a bartholin gland
cervicitis inflammation of the cervix
colpitis or vaginitis inflammation of the vagina
dysmenorrhea painful menstrual flow
endocervicitis inflammation of the inner lining of the cervix
endometritis inflammation of the inner lining of the uterus
hematosalpinx blood in the uterine tube
hydrosalpinx water in the uterine tubes
hysteratesia closure of the uterus
mastitis inflammation of the breast
menometrorrhagia rapid flow of blood from uterus
menorrhagia rapid flow of blood at menstruation
metrorrhaiga rapid flow of blood from the uterus during cycle
myometritis inflammation of the uterine muscle
oligomenorrhea scanty menstrual flow
oophoritis inflammation of the ovary
perimetritis inflammation surrounding the uterus
pyosalpinx puss in the uterine tube
salpingitis inflammation of the uterine tube
salpingocele hernia of the uterine tube
vulvovaginitis inflammation of the vulva and vagina
adenomyosis growth of endometrium into the muscular portion of the uterus
breast cancer malignant tumor of the breast
cervical cancer malignant tumor of the cervix which progresses from the cervical dysploasia
endometrial cancer malignant tumor of the cervix which progresses from the cervical dysplasia to the carcinoma
endometriosis abnormal condition in which endometrium called uterine cancer
fibrocystic breast condition disorder characterized by benign cysts in one or both breasts may caused discomfort
fibroid tumor benign tumor of the uterine muscle
ovarian cancer malignant tumor of the ovary
pelvic inflammatory disease inflammation of some or all of the female pelvic organs
prolapsed uterus downward displacement of the uterus into the vagina
toxic shock syndrome severe illness characterized by high fever rash vomiting diarrhea and myalgia followed by hypertention
vesicovaginal fistula abnormal opening between the bladder and the vagina
cervicectomy excision of the cervix
colpoperineorrhaphy suturing of the vagina and perineum
colpoplasty surgical repair of the vagina
colporrhaphy suturing of the vagina
culdocentesis surgical puncture to aspire fluid from douglas cu-de-sac
episioperineoplasty surgical repair of the vulva
episiorrhaphy suturing of a tear in the vulva
hymenectomy excision of the hymen
hymenotomy incision of the hymen
hysterectomy excision of the uterus
hysterpexy surgical fixation of the uterus
hystersalpingo-oophorectomy excision of the uterus uterine tubs and ovaries
mammoplasty surgical repair of the breast
mastectomy surgical removal of a breast
mastopexy surgical fixation of the breast
oophorectomy excision of ovary
perineorrhaphy suturing of a tear in the preineum
salpingectomy excision of a uterine tube
salpingo-oophorectomy excision of a uterine tube and ovary
salpingostomy creation of an artificial opening in a uterine tube
vulvectomy excision of the vulva
total hysterectomy excision of the uterus abdominal vaginal or laparoscopic
bilateral hysterosalpingo-oophorectomy excision of the uterus ovaries and uterine tubes
radical hysterectomy excision of the uterus ovaries urterine tubes lymph nodes upper portion of the vagina and the surrounding tissues
laparosopically-assisted vaginal hysterectomy vaginal excision of the uterus with the use of the laparoscopic to view the abdominopelvic cavity
Created by: Jenfaith



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

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