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YTI- Med Term- Genitourinary System

cyst/o bladder
urethr/o urethra
glomerul/o glomerulus
ren/o kidney
vesic/o bladder
lith/o stone, calculus
ureter/o ureter
meat/o opening, meatus
nephr/o kidney
peritone/o peritoneum
pyel/o renal pelvis
ur/o urine
epididym/o epididymis
andr/o male
balan/o glans penis
orch/o testis
bacteri/o bacteria
prostat/o prostate gland
orchi/o testis
spermat/o spermatozoa, sperm cells
orchid/o testis
vas/o vessel; vas deferens; duct
sperm/o spermatozoa, sperm cells
test/o testis
varic/o dilated vein
vesicul/o seminal vesicle
albumin/o albumin, protein
azot/o nitrogenous compounds
crypt/o hidden
gonad/o gonads, sex glands
kal/i potassium
keton/o ketone bodies
noct/o night
olig/o scanty
py/o pus
-cide killing
-genesis forming, producing, origin
-iasis abnormal condition
-ism condition
-spadias slit,fissure
-uria urine
dia- through, across
retro- backward, behind
ARF acute renal failure
BPH benign prostatic hyperplasia; benign prostatic hypertrophy
cath catheterization; catheter
DRE digital rectal examination
ESRD end-stage renal disease
IVP intravenous pyelography
K potassium
KUB kidney, ureter, bladder
TSE testicular self-examination
UA urinalysis
Painful or difficult urination dysuria
Failure to form or ejaculate semen aspermia
Excessive or frequent urination after going to bed nocturia
Diminished capacity to form and pass urine so that the end products of metabolism cannot be excreted efficiently oliguria
Accumulation of serous fluid in a saclike cavity, especially the testes and associated structures hydrocele
Battery of tests performed on a urine specimen, including physical observation, chemical tests, and microscopic evaluation urinalysis (UA)
Excision of all or a segment of the vas deferens vasectomy
Procedure for eliminating a stone within the urinary system or gallbladder by mechanically crushing the stone through a surgical incision or using a noninvasive method such as ultrasonic shockwaves to shatter it lithotripsy
Feeling of the need to void immediately urgency
Removal of toxic substances from the blood by shunting blood from the body through a semipermeable membranous tube hemodialysis
Passage of a solute through a membrane dialysis
Screening test that assesses the rectal wall surface for lesions or abnormally firm areas that might indicate cancer digital rectal examination (DRE)
Presence of stones in any urinary structure urolithiasis
Rapidly developing malignant neoplasm of the kidney that usually occurs in children wilms tumor
Inflammation of the skin covering the glans penis balanitis
Removal of all or part of the foreskin, or prepuce, of the penis circumcision
Self-examination of the testes for abnormal lumps or swelings in the scrotal sac testicular self-examination (TSE)
Absence of urine production or urinary output anuria
Radiographic examination to determine the location, size, and shape of the kidneys in relationship to other organs in the abdominopelvic cavity kidney,ureter, bladder (KUB) radiography
Repeated inability to get or keep an erection firm enough for sexual intercourse erectile dysfunction
Stenosis or narrowing of preputial orifice so that the foreskin cannot be retracted over the glans penis phimosis
Involuntary discharg of urine enuresis
Created by: TDommel