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Med Term Mod 3

Possible Med Test Terms For Mod 3

an Without
BPH Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
BUN Blood Urea Nitrogen
cholecyst/o gallbladder
cholecystogram x-ray of the gallbladder
cyst/o bladde or sac
cystitis inflammation of the bladder
diuretic increasing the secretion of urine
diverticulitis inflammation of a dverticolum or several diverticula
dyspepsia painful or abnormal digestion (indigestion)
dysuria painful or difficult urination
enter/o intestines
gastr/o stomach
GERD Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
glomerulonephritis inflammation of the glomerulus of the kidneys
gloss/o tongue
glycosuria prsence of glucose in the urine
hematuria presence of blood in the urine
hepat/o liver
IVP Intravenous Pyelography
KUB Kidneys Ureters and Bladder
laparotomy surgical incision into the abdomin wall
lip/o fat
lith/o stone or calculus
micturition normal process o expelling urine
nephr/o kidney
nephrectomy surgical removal of a kidney; excesion of a kidney
nephritis inflammatin of the kidney
nephrolitiasis presence of stones in the kidneys
NG Nasogastric
nocturia excessive urination at night
oliguria diminished urin secretion
pexy suspension or fixation
proctologist someone who studies the rectum
renal colic abdominal pain commonly caused by kidney stones
UA Urinalysis
UGI upper gastrointestinal
urethrostomy creation of a new or artificial opening for the urethra
UTI Urinary Tract Infection
hematemesis Vomiing Blood
Created by: Cassentud