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ur(o)

urine, urinary tract

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urin(o)

urine

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-uria

urine or urination

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cyst(o)

bladder (cyst or fluid filled sac)

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nephr(o), ren(o)

kidney

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ureter(o)

ureter

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urethr(o)

urethra

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vesic(o)

bladder, or blister

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glomerul(o)

glomerulus

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pyel(o)

renal pelvis

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genit(o)

organs of reproduction

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gon(o)

genitals of reproduction

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rect(o)

rectum

14

KIDNEYs

produce renin (assist regulation of bp)
produce erythropoietin
produce prostaglandins
help degrade insulin and metabolize vitamin d

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urin(o)

urine

16

noct(i), nyct(o)

night

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olig(o)

few, scanty

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albumin(o)

albumin

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glyc(o), glycos(o)

sugar

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ket(o), keton(o)

ketone bodies

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prote(o), protein(o)

protein