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Urinary and Male Reproductive System

glumerul/o glomerulus
nephr/o, ren/o kidney
pyel/o renal pelvis
ur/0, urin/o urine
lith/o stone
cyst/o, vesic/o bladder
urethr/o, urethra
ureter/o ureter
meat/o opening
balan/o penis
epididym/o epididymis
orch/o, orchi/o, orchid/o, test/o testicle
prostat/o prostate
sperm/o, spermat/o, sperm/i sperm
stress urinary incontinence(SUI) loss of bladder control with external pressure
urinary tract infection(UTI) an infection in the urinary tract
vesicoureteral reflux(VUR) abnormal flow of urine from bladder
BUN blood urea nitrogen
UA urine analysis
Bx biopsy
IVP intravenous pyelogram
IVU intravenous urogram
KUB kidney, ureters, bladder
RP retrograde pyelogram
VCUG voiding cystourethrogram
cath catheter
ESWL extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy
HD hemodialysis
I&O intake and output
OAB overactive bladderpolycystic kidney disease
BPH benign prostate hyperplasia
PSA prostate-specific antigen
TURP transurethral resection of the prostate
DRE digital rectal exam
ED erectile dysfunction
STD/STI sexually transmitted disease or infection
circumcision a surgery that removes the foreskin covering the glans of the penis
fulguration a procedure that uses heat from an electric current to destroy abnormal tissue
vas deferens helps carry sperm from epididymis to seminiferous tubules
seminiferous tubules gives fluid to the sperm to help make semen
prostate gland encircles urethra; secrets fluid into semen
penis has urethra; carries urine and semen
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