Busy. Please wait.
Log in with 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

male reprod system

Diagnostic, Symptomatic, and Related Terms

anorchidism Congenital absence of one or both testes; also called anorchia or anorchism
aspermia Failure to form or ejaculate semen
balanitis Inflammation of the skin covering the glans penis
epispadias Malformation in which the urethra opens on the dorsum of the penis
erectile dysfunction (ED) Repeated inability to initiate or maintain an erection sufficient for sexual intercourse
hydrocele Accumulation of serous fluid in a saclike cavity, especially the testes and associated structures
hypospadias Developmental anomaly in which the urethra opens on the underside of the penis or, in extreme cases, on the perineum
phimosis Stenosis or narrowing of preputial orifice so that the foreskin cannot be retracted over the glans penis
sterility Inability to produce offspring; in the male, inability to fertilize the ovum
varicocele Swelling and distention of veins of the spermatic cord
circumcision Removal of all or part of the foreskin, or prepuce, of the penis
nephropexy Fixation of a floating or mobile kidney
orchidectomy Removal of one or both testes; also called orchiectomy
transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) Surgical procedure that involves inserting a resectoscope into the urethra to “chip away” at the prostate gland to remove the obstruction and flushing out the chips and sending them for analysis to detect possible evidence of cancer
urethrotomy Incision of a urethral stricture
vasectomy Excision of all or a segment of the vas deferens
Created by: Esuvill0
Popular Medical sets




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