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an-

without

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anti-

against

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di (a)-

complete, through

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dia-

complete, through

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en-

within

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hydro-

water

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extra-

outside, beyond

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olig-

scanty

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per-

through

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ultra-

beyond

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poly-

excessive

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excretor

sifted out

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albumin

protein

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bacter/i

bacteria

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bil

bile

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calc/i

calcium

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col/o

colon

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continence

to hold

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cyst

bladder

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corpor/e

body

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cyst/o

bladder

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cutan/e

skin

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glomerul

glomerulus, little ball

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glomerul/o

glomerulus, little ball

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glycos

glucose, sugar

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hemat

blood

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keton

ketone

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lith/o

stone

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log

study of

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hem/o

blood

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meat/o

passage

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micturit

to urinate

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nephr

kidney

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nephr/o

kidney

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noct

night

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periton/e

peritoneum

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perine

peritoneum

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son

sound

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strict

to tighten, contraction

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py

pus

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pyel/o

renal pelvis

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ren

kidney

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scler

hardening

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trigon

trigone

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ur

urine

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uret

urethra

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ureter/o

urethra

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urethr

urethra

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urethr/o

urethra

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urin

urine

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urinat

urine

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urin/o

urine

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ur/o

urination

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-ar

pertaining to

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-y

pertaining to

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-ous

pertaining to

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-ectomy

surgical excision

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-emia

blood condition

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-gram

a mark, record

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-in

chemical

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-lith

stone, calculus

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-lysis

destruction, to separate

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-tripsy

crushing

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-ure

process

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-meter

instrument

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-esis

condition

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-uria

urine

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pertaining to a medication that decreases urine production and secretion

antidiuretic

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surgical excision of the bladder or part of the bladder

cystectomy

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inflammation of the bladder

cystitis

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difficult or painful urination

dysuria

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inflammation of the renal glomeruli

glomerulitis

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excessive amount of calcium in the urine

hypercalciuria

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process of urinating

urination

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kidney stone

nephrolith

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pertaining to around the urethra

periurethral

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pus in the urine

pyuria

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disease of the ureter

ureteropathy

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pain in the urethra

urethralgia

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physician who specializes in the study of the urinary system

urologist

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acute renal failure

ARF

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BUN

blood urea nitrogen

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chronic renal failure

CRF

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cysto

cystoscopy

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GU

genitourinary

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HD

hemodialysis

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intravenous pyelogram

IVP

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PD

peritoneal dialysis

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pH

hydrogen ion concentration

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urinalysis

UA