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amni/o
amniocentesis

amnion (amniotic sac)
surgical puncture of the amniotic sac

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cervic/o
cervicitis

neck; cervix
inflammation of the cervix

3

colp/o
colposcopy

vagina
visual examination of the vagina

4

vagin/o
vaginocele

vagina
vaginal hernia; also called colpocele

5

galact/o
galactopoiesis

milk
production of milk

6

lact/o
lactogen

milk
forming or producing milk

7

gynec/o
gynecologist

women, female
physician specializing in treating disorders of the female reproduction system

8

hyster/o
hysterectomy

uterus (womb)
excision of the uterus

9

metri/o
endometrial

uterus (womb)
pertaining to the lining of the uterus

10

uter/o
uterovaginal

uterus (womb)
relating to the uterus and vagina

11

mamm/o
mammogram

breast
radiograph of the breast

12

mast/o
mastopexy

breast
surgical fixation of the breast

13

men/o
menorrhagia

menses, menstruation
bursting forth of the menses

14

metr/o
metroptosis

uterus; measure
prolapse or downward displacement of the uterus

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nat/o
prenatal

birth
pertaining to the time period before birth

16

oophor/o
oophoroma

ovary
ovarian tumor

17

ovari/o
ovariorrhexis

ovary
rupture of an ovary

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perine/o
perineorrhaphy

perineum
suture of the perineum

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salping/o
salpingoplasty

tube(usually fallopian or eustachian {auditory} tubes)
surgical repair of a fallopian tube

20

arche
menarche

beginning
beginning of menstruation

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cyesis
pseudocyesis

pregnancy
false pregnancy

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gravida
multigravida

pregnant women
women who has been pregnant more than once

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para
nullipara

to bear (off-spring)
women who has never produced a viable offspring

24

salpinx
hemosalpinx

tube(usually fallopian or eustachian {auditory} tubes)
blood in a fallopian tube; also called hematosalpinx

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tocia
dystocia

childbirth
difficult childbirth

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AB; Ab, ab

antibody; abortion

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CA

cancer, chronological age; cardiac arrest

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D&C

dilatation (dilation) and curettage

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DUB

dysfunctional uterine bleeding

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FSH

follicle-stimulating hormone