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vas/o

vessel; vas deferens; duct

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vesicul/o

seminal vesicle

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-cide

killing

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-genesis

forming, producing, origin

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-iasis

abnormal condition (produced by something specified)

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-ism

condition

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-spadias

slit, fissure

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-uria

urine

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dia-

through, across

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retro-

backward, behind

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ATN

acute tubular necrosis

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AGN

acute glomerulonephritis

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ARF

acute renal failure

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BNO

bladder neck obstruction

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BPH

benign prostatic hyperplasia; benign prostatic hypertrophy

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BUN

blood urea nitrogen

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C&S

culture and sensitivity

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Cath

catheterization; catheter

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cysto

cytoscopy

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CT

computed tomography

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DRE

digital rectal examination

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EBT

external beam therapy

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ED

erectile dysfunction; emergency department

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EMG

electromyogram, electromyography

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ESRD

end-stage renal disease

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ESWL

extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy

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EU

excretory urography

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IC

interstitial cystitis

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GU

genitourinary

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IVP

intravenous pyelogram, intravenous pyelography