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FEMALE REPRODUCT

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY OF THE FEMALE REPRODUCTION SYSTEM

QuestionAnswer
AMNI/O AMNION
CERVIC/O CERVIX UTERI
COLP/O VAGINA
VAGIN/O VAGINA
GALACT/O MILK
LACT/O MILK
GYNEC/O WOMAN,FEMALE
HYSTER/O UTERUS
METRI/O UTERUS
UTER/O UTERUS
MAMM/O BREAST
MAST/O BREAST
MEN/O MENSES,MENSTRUATION
METR/O UTERUS;MEASURE
NAT/O BIRTH
OOPHOR/O OVARY
OVARI/O OVARY
PERINE/O PERINEUM
SALPING/O TUBE
-ARCHE BEGINNING
-CYESIS PREGNANCY
-GRAVIDA PREGNANT WOMAN
-PARA TO BEAR
-SALPINX TUBE
-TOCIA CHILDBIRTH,LABOR
-VERSION TURNING
ANTE- BEFORE,IN FRONT OF
DYS- BAD,PAINFUL,DIFFICULT
ENDO- IN,WITHIN
MULTI- MANY,MUCH
POST- AFTER
PRIMI- FIRST
INFLAMMATION OF THE MUCOUS LINING OF THE CERVIX UTERI. ENDOCERVICITIS
BENIGN UTERINE TUMORS COMPOSED OF MUSCLE AND FIBROUS TISSUE. FIBRIODS
INABILITY OR DIMINISHED ABILITY TO PRODUCE OFFSPRING. INFERTILITY
BEGINNING OF MENSTRUAL FUNCTION. MENARCHE
SCANTY OR INFREQUENT MENSTRUAL FLOW. OLIGOMENORRHEA
REGION BETWEEN THE VULVA AND ANUS THAT CONSTITUES THE PELVIC FLOOR. PERINEUM
PERIOD DURING WHICH SECONDARY SEX CHARACTERISTICS BEGIN TO DEVELOP. PUBERTY
TURNING OR STATE OF BEING TURNED BACK,ESPECIALLY AN ENTIRE ORGAN. RETROVERSION
INABILITY OF THE FEMALE TO BECOME PREGNANT. STERILITY
CAPABLE OF SUSTAINING LIFE. VIABLE
TERMINATION OF PREGNANCY BEFORE THE EMBRYO OR FETUS IS CAPABLE OF SURVIVING OUTSIDE THE UTERUS. ABORTION
UTERINE ENDOMETRIUM SLOUGHS OFF BECAUSE OF HORMONAL STIMULATION. MENSTRUAL DAYS 1 TO 5
WHEN MENSTRUATION CEASES,THE ENDOMETRIUM BEGINS TO THICKEN AS NEW TISSUE IS REBUILT. OVULATORY DAYS 6 TO 14
THE EMPTY GRAAFIAN FOLICLE FILLS WITH A YELLOW MATERIAL AND IS NOW CALLED THE CORPUS LUTEUM. POST OVULATORY DAYS 15 TO 28
PREMATURE SEPARATION OF A NORMALLY SITUATED PLACENTA. ABRUPTIO PLACENTAE
MEMBRANE,CONTINUOUS WITH AND COVERING THE FETAL SIDE OF THE PLACENTA. AMNION
COMMON ABNORMALITY OF DELIVERY IN WHICH THE FETAL BUTTOCKS OR FEET PRESENT FIRST. BREECH PRESENTATION
CONGENITAL CONDITION CHARACTERIZED BY PHYSICAL MALFORMATION AND SOME MENTAL RETARDATION. DOWN SYNDROME, TRISOMY 21
DIFFICULT LABOR.` DYSTOCIA
MOST SERIOUS FORM OF TOXEMIA DURING PREGNANCY. ECLAMPSIA
PREGNANCY IN WHICH THE FERTILIZED OVUM DOES NOT REACH THE UTERINE CAVITY. ECTOPIC PREGNANCY
PREGNANT WOMAN. GRAVIDA
WOMAN WHO HAS BEEN PREGNANT MORE THAN ONCE. MULTIGRAVIDA
WOMAN WHO HAS DELIVERED MORE THAN ONE VIABLE INFANT. MULTIPARA
WOMAN WHO HAS GIVEN BIRTH TO ONE OR MORE VIABLE INFANTS. PARA
PROCESS OF GIVING BIRTH. PARTURITION
CONDITION IN WHICH THE PLACENTA IS ATTACHED NEAR THE CERVIX AND RUPTURES PREMATURELY. PLACENTA PREVIA
WOMAN PREGNANT FOR THE FIRST TIME. PRIMIGRAVIDA
WOMAN WHO HAS GIVEN BIRTH TO ONE VIABLE INFANT, HER FIRST CHILD. PRIMIPARA
PERIOD OF 42 DAYS AFTER CHILDBIRTH AN EXPULSION OF THE PLACENTA. PUERPERIUM.
TRANSABDOMINAL PUNCTURE OF THE AMNIOTIC SAC UNDER ULTRASOUND GUIDANCE. AMNIOCENTESIS
DELIVERY OF PRESSURIZED AIR OR GAS INTO A CAVITY TO ALLOW VISUAL EXAMINATION. INSUFFLATION
TEST FOR PATENCY OF THE UTERINE TUBES MADE BY TRANSUTERINE INSUFFLATION WITH CARBON DIOXIDE. TUBAL INSUFFLATION
VISUAL EXAMINATION OF THE VAGINA AND CERVIX WITH AN OPTICAL MAGNIFYING INSTRUMENT. COLPOSCOPY
SAMPLING OF PLACENTAL TISSUES FOR PRENATAL DIAGNOSIS OF POTENTIAL GENETIC DEFECTS. CHORIONIC VILLUS SAMPLING (CVS)
CYTOLOGICAL STUDY USED TO DETECT ABNORMAL CELLS SLOUGHED FROM THE CERVIX AND VAGINA. PAPANICOLAOU (PAP)TEST
RADIOGRAPHIC EXAMINATION OF THE BREAST TO SCREEN FOR BREAST CANCER. MAMMOGRAPHY
RADIOGRAPHY OF THE UTERUS AND UTERINE TUBES FOLLOWING CONTRAST MEDIUM. HYSTEROSALPINGOGRAPHY
SUTURING THE CERVIX TO PREVENT IT FROM DILATING PREMATURELY DURING PREGNANCY. CERCLAGE
INCISION OF THE ABDOMEN AND UTERUS TO REMOVE THE FETUS. CESAREAN BIRTH
SURGICAL CLOSURE OF THE VAGINAL CANAL. COLPOCLESIS
EXCISION OF A CONE SHAPED PIECE OF TISSUE. CONIZATION
SAMPLING OF FETAL BLOOD DRAWN FROM THE UMBILICAL VEIN. CORDOCENTESIS
WIDENING OF THE CERVICAL CANAL WITH A DILATOR AND SCRAPING OF THE UTERINE ENDOMETRIUM. DIALATION AND CURETTAGE (D&C)
INCISION OF THE PERINEUM FROM THE VAGINAL ORIFICE. EPISIOTOMY
EXCISION OF THE UTERUS HYSTERECTOMY
HYSTERECTOMY WHERE THE CERVIX,OVARIES AND FALLOPIAN TUBES REMAIN. SUBTOTAL HYSTERECTOMY
HYSTERECTOMY WHERE THE CERVIX IS REMOVED BUT THE OVARIES AND FALLOPIAN TUBES REMAIN. TOTAL HYSTERECTOMY
TOTAL HYSTERECTOMY INCLUDING UTERUS,CERVIX, FALLOPIAN TUBES, AND OVARIES. TOTAL PLUS BILATERAL SALPINGO-OOPHORECTOMY
TREATS VAGINAL YEAST INFECTIONS. ANTIFUNGALS
TREAT SYMPTOMS OF MENOPAUSE ESTROGENS
PREVENT OVULATION. ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES
INDUCE LABOR AT TERM BY INCREASING THE STRENGTH AND FREQUENCY OF UTERINE CONTRACTIONS. OXYTOCICS
CHEMICALLY DESTROY SPERM BY CREATING A HIGHLY ACIDIC ENVIRONMENT IN THE UTERUS. SPERMICIDES
EXCISION OF A SMALL PRIMARY BREAST TUMOR. LUMPECTOMY
BREAST ENLARGEMENT TO INCREASE BREAST SIZE. AUGMENTATION
BREAST REDUCTION TO REDUCE THE SIZE OF A LARGE, PENDULOUS BREAST. REDUCTION
EXCISION OF THE ENTIRE BREAST. MASTECTOMY
EXCISION OF THE ENTIRE BREAST, NIPPLE, AREOLA, AND THE INVOLVED OVERLYING SKIN. TOTAL MASTECTOMY
EXCISION OF THE ENTIRE BREAST, INCLUDING THE LYMPH NODES IN THE UNDERARM. MODIFIED RADICAL MASTECTOMY
EXCISION OF THE ENTIRE BREAST, ALL LYMPH NODES AND CHEST WALL MUSCLES UNDER THE BREAST. RADICAL MASTECTOMY
TREATS VAGINAL YEAST INFECTIONS. ANTIFUNGALS
TREAT SYMPTOMS OF MENOPAUSE ESTROGENS
PREVENT OVULATION. ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES
INDUCE LABOR AT TERM BY INCREASING THE STRENGTH AND FREQUENCY OF UTERINE CONTRACTIONS. OXYTOCICS
CHEMICALLY DESTROY SPERM BY CREATING A HIGHLY ACIDIC ENVIRONMENT IN THE UTERUS. SPERMICIDES
EXCISION OF A SMALL PRIMARY BREAST TUMOR. LUMPECTOMY
BREAST ENLARGEMENT TO INCREASE BREAST SIZE. AUGMENTATION
BREAST REDUCTION TO REDUCE THE SIZE OF A LARGE, PENDULOUS BREAST. REDUCTION
EXCISION OF THE ENTIRE BREAST. MASTECTOMY
EXCISION OF THE ENTIRE BREAST, NIPPLE, AREOLA, AND THE INVOLVED OVERLYING SKIN. TOTAL MASTECTOMY
EXCISION OF THE ENTIRE BREAST, INCLUDING THE LYMPH NODES IN THE UNDERARM. MODIFIED RADICAL MASTECTOMY
EXCISION OF THE ENTIRE BREAST, ALL LYMPH NODES AND CHEST WALL MUSCLES UNDER THE BREAST. RADICAL MASTECTOMY
SURGICAL CREATION OF A SKIN FLAP USING SKIN AND FAT FROM THE LOWER HALF OF THE ABDOMEN. TRANSVERSE RECTUS ABDOMINIS MUSCLE FLAP (TRAM)
EXCISION OF AN OVARY AND FALLOPIAN TUBE. SALPINGO-OOPHORECTOMY
PROCEDURE THAT TIES THE FALLOPIAN TUBES TO PREVENT PREGNANCY. TUBAL LIGATION
AB,Ab,ab ABORTION
AI ARIFICIAL INSEMINATION
BSE BREAST SELF-EXAMINATION
CA CANCER
D&C DILATATION AND CURETTAGE
DUB DYSFUNCTIONAL UTERINE BLEEDING
GYN GYNECOLOGY
HRT HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY
HSG HYSTEROSALPINGOGRAPHY
HSV HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS
IUD INTRAUTERINE DEVICE
CPD CEPHALOPELVIC DISPROPORTION
CS, C-SECTION CESAREAN SECTION
LMP LAST MENSTRUAL PERIOD
OCPs ORAL CONTACEPTIVE PILLS
Pap PAPANICOLAOU
PMS PREMENSTRUAL SYNDROME
STD SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE
TAH TOTAL ABDOMINAL HYSTERECTOMY
TRAM TRANSVERSE RECTUS ABDOMINIS MUSCLE
TVH TOTAL VAGINAL HYSTERECTOMY
VD VAGINAL DISEASE
CVS CHORIONIC VILLUS SAMPLING
CWP CHILDBIRTH WITHOUT PAIN
FEKG FETAL ELECTROCARDIOGRAM
FHR FETAL HEART RATE
FHT FETAL HEART TONE
FTND FULL-TERM NATURAL DELIVERY
IUGR INTRAUTERINE GROWHT RATE
LBW LOW BIRTH WEIGHT
NB NEWBORN
OB OBSTETRICS
PARA 1,2,3 AND SO ON UNIPARA,BIPARA,TRIPARA (NUMBER OF VIABLE BIRTHS)
UC UTERINE CONTRACTIONS
Created by: cheylene_johnson