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Flashcards in Chapter 13 - Male Reproductive System Deck (35):
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andr/o

male

2

balan/o

glans penis

3

crypt/o

hidden

4

epididym/o

epididymis

5

genit/o

genitalia

6

gonad/o

gonads, sex glands

7

olig/o

scanty

8

orch/o

testis (plural, testes)

9

orchi/o

testis (plural, testes)

10

orchid/o

testis (plural, testes)

11

test/o

testis (plural, testes)

12

perine/o

perineum (area between scrotum [or vulva in the female] and anus}

13

prostat/o

prostate gland

14

spermat/o

spermatozoa, sperm cells

15

sperm/o

spermatozoa, sperm cells

16

varic/o

dilated vein

17

vas/o

vessel; vas deferens; duct

18

vesicul/o

seminal vesicle

19

-cide

killing

20

-genesis

forming, producing, origin

21

-ism

condition

22

-spadias

silt, fissure

23

brachy-

short

24

epi-

above, upon

25

BPH

benign prostatic hyperplastia;
benign prostatic hypertrophy;

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HSV-2

herpes simplex virus type 2

27

DRE

digital rectal examination

28

PSA

prostate-specific antigen

29

EBR

external beam therapy

30

ED

erectile dysfunction; emergency department

31

TSE

testicular self-examination

32

GC

gonorrhea; gonococci

33

TURP

transurethral resection of the prostate

34

HPV

human papillomavirus

35

US

ultrasound; ultrasonography