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Urinary Trat Infection (UTI)

general category of an infection anywhere in the urinary tract

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Catheterization

medical procedure in which a catheter is inserted through the urethra and into the bladder to drain urine

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Straight Cathetar

used to obtain a single urine specimen for testing in and out

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supra pubic catheter

inserted through the abdominal wall and into the bladder used after bladder or prostate surgery

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Foley catheter

aan indwelling catheter inserted through the urethra to the bladder to remain for a period of time

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Condom catheter

a condom placed over the penis and collects the urine

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Cystoscopy

surgical procedure that uses a rigid or flexible cystoscope inserted through the urethra in order to examine/visualize the bladder

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-scopy

process of using an instrument to examine the actual procedure

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-scope

instrument used to examine

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Kidney transplantation

surgical procedure to remove a severely damaged kidney from a patient with end stage kidney failure and insert a new kidney from a donor

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Lithotrpsy

medical or surgical procedure that uses sound waves to break up a kidney stone

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Nephrectomy

surgical procedure to remove a diseased or cancerous kidney