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Chp 8 Female Reprodu

Female Reproductive terms

cervic/o cervix
men/o menstruation
hyster/o uterus
gyn/o woman
metr/o uterus
vulv/o vulva
salping/o fallopian tubes
arche/o beginning
mast/o breast
vagin/o vagina
mamm/o breast
oophor/o ovaries
colp/o vagina
vaginitis inflammation of the vagina
metrogram recorded image of the uterus
oophorosalpingography radiographic recording of the ovaries and fallopian tubes
menorrhagia excessive menstrual blood flow
mastectomy surgical removal of the breast
hysterorrhexis ruptured uterus
oophorectomy surgical removal of the ovaries
mammogram recorded image of the breast
menarche beginning of menstruation
oophoritis inflammation of the ovaries
gynocologist one who specializes in the study and treatment of women's health
dysmenorrhea painful cramping during the menstruation
gynec/o woman
pueper/o childbirth
para childbirth
HPV human papaloma virus
BC birth control
CX cervix
GYN gynocology
HRT hormone replacement therapy
IUD intrauterine device
PID pelvic inflammatory disease
PMS premenstrual syndrome
D&C dilation and curettage; surgical procedure to widen the cervix and scrape the endometrium with a curette
TVH total vaginal hysterectomy
neo- new
nat/o birth
gravid/o pregnant
primi first
pueper/o childbirth
pseud/o false
DOB date of birth
C-section Cesarean section
EDD expected date of delivery
FAS fetal alcohol syndrome
IVF invitro fertilization
LMP last menstrual period
3 sections of the UTERUS fundus, body, neck (cervix)
3 layers of the UTERUS endometrium, myometrium, perimetrium
3 functions of the Vagina female copulation, passageway for discharge of menstruation, passageway for birth of a fetus
2 functions of the Ovaries produce hormones (estrogen, progesterone and oxytocin), produce ovum (eggs)
oocytes eggs/ovum
oogenesis production of eggs
ovulation releasing eggs to fallopian tubes
Created by: mharrishm80