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amni/o

amnion (amniotic sac)
ex. ammi/o/centesis: surgical puncture of the amniotic sac

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cervic/o

neck; cervix uteri (neck of uterus)
ex. cervic/itis: inflammation of the cervix

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colp/o

vagina
ex. colp/o/scopy: visual examination of the vagina

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vagin/o

vagina
ex. vagina hernia; also called colpocele

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galact/o

milk
galact/o/poiesis: production of milk

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gynec/o

women female

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hyster/o

uterus (womb)
ex. hyster/ectomy: excision of the uterus

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metri/o

uterus (womb)
ex. endo/metri/al: pertaining to the lining of the uterus

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mamm/o

breast
ex. mamm/o/gram: radiograph of the breast

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mast/o

breast
ex. mast/o/plexy: surgical fixation of breast

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men/o

menuses, menstration

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metr/o

uterus (womb); measure

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nat/o

birth

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oophor/o

ovary

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ovari/o

ovary

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perine/o

perineum

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salping/o

tube (usually fallopian or eustachian [auditory] tubes)

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-arche

beginning

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-cyesis

pregnancy

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-gravida

pregnant woman

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-para

to bear (off-spring)

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-salpinx

tube (usually fallopian or eustachian or [auditory] tubes)

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-tocia

childbirth, labor

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-version

turning

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ante-

before, in front of

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dys-

bad; painful; difficult

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endo-

in, within

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multi-

many, much

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post-

after

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primi-

first

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AB, Ab, ab

anti-body; abortion

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CA

cancer, chronological age, cardiac arrest

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LMP

last menstrual period

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D&C

dilatation (dilation) and curettage

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LSO

left salpingo-oophorectomy

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OCPs

oral contraceptive pills

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DUB

dysfunctional uterine bleeding

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Pap

Papanicolaou (test)

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FSH

folicle-stimulating hormone

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PID

pelvic inflammatory disease

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GYN

gynecology

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HRT

hormone replacement therapy

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TRAM

transverse rectus abdominis muscle (flap)

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HSG

hysterosalpingography

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TVH

total vaginal hysterectomy

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IUD

intrauterine device

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US

ultrasound, ultrasonography

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LH

luteinizing hormone

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CS, C-section

cesarean section

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IVF-ET

in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer

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CVS

chronic villus sampling

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OB

obstetrics

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FECG, FEKG

fetal electrocardiogram

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para 1, 2, 3 and so on

unipara, bipara, tripara (number of viable births)