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albumin/o
albuminoid

albumin, protein
resembling albumin

2

azot/o
azotemia

nitrogenous compounds
nitrogenous compounds in the blood

3

bacteri/o
bacteriuria

bacteria (singular bacterium)
bacteria in urine

4

cyst/o
cystoscope

bladder
instrument for examining the bladder

5

vesic/o
vesicocele

bladder
hernia of the bladder; also called cystocele

6

glomeru/o
glomeruopathy

glomerulus
disease of the glomerulus

7

kal/i
hypokalemia

potassium (an electrolyte)
abnormally low concentration of potassium in the blood

8

keton/o
ketonuria

ketone bodies (acids and acetones)
presence of ketone bodies in the urine

9

lith/o
lithotripsy

stone,calculus
crushing of a stone

10

meat/o
meatotomy

opening, meatus
incision of the urinary meatus

11

nephr/o
nephropexy

kidney
fixation of kidney

12

ren/o
renal

kidney
pertaining to the kidney

13

noct/o
nocturia

night
excessive and frequent urination after going to bed

14

olig/o
oliguria

scanty
scanty decreased production urine

15

py/o
pyorrhea

pus
flow or discharge of pus

16

pyel/o
pyeloplasty

renal pelvis
surgical repair of the renal pelvis

17

ur/o
urolith

urine, urinary tract
store in the urinary tract

18

ureter/o
ureterectasis

ureter
dilation of the ureter

19

urethr/o
urethrostenosis

urethra
narrowing or stricture of the urethra

20

genesis
lithogenesis

forming, producing, origin
forming or producing stones

21

iasis
lithiasis

abnormal condition
abnormal condition of stones or calculi

22

uria
polyuria

urine
much excretion of urine

23

dia
dialysis

through, across
separation across

24

retro
retroperitoneal

backward, behind
pertaining to the area behind the peritoneum

25

ATN

acute tubular necrosis

26

BNO

bladder neck obstruction

27

BUN

blood urea nitrogen

28

C&S

culture and sensitivity

29

cysto

cystoscopy

30

EBT

external beam therapy