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Reprod- Pathology

circumcision removal of the foreskin of the penis
orchiectomy removal of a testicle
prostatectomy removal of the prostate
vasectomy male sterilization (cutting the vas deferens)
hydrocele swelling of the scrotum
transurethral resection of the prostrate (TUR, TURP) removal of the prostate gland
congenital present at birth
prenatal before birth
abortion termination of a pregnancy, spontaneous or choice
ectopic pregnancy fertilized egg in the fallopian tube, not in the uterus
fetus embryo after 8th week of pregnancy
oophorectomy removal of an ovary
oophoritis inflammation of an ovary
hysterectomy removal of the uterus
cesarean section incision into the uterus, through the abdomen for delivery
dysmenorrhea painful menstruation
salpingo- oophorectomy removal of ovary and fallopian tube
ovarian cyst a collection of fluid on an ovary
mastectomy removal of a breast
mastocarcinoma cancerous tumor of the breast
tubal ligation female sterilization
menopause menstrual cycle slows down and stops
menstruation discharge of blood from the uterus, about every 28 days
dilation and curettage (D and C) scrape inner walls of uterus
mammoplasty plastic repair of breasts
colposcope instrument to examine vagina
mammogram breast x-ray
cervical pap smear test used to detect cervical cancer
endometriosis growth of endometrial tissue in abnormal area
pelvic inflammatory disease any infection of the female pelvic organs
neonatal pertaining to a newborn
natal pertaining to pregnancy
Created by: jyoung271
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