Chapter 22 Flashcards Preview

MedTech > Chapter 22 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Chapter 22 Deck (25):
0

Catheter

A tube used to drain or inject fluid through a body opening

1

Catheterization

The process of inserting a catheter

2

dysuria

Painful or difficult urination

3

Foley catheter

See indwelling catheter

4

Functional incontinence

The person has bladder control but cannot use the toilet in time

5

Hematuria

Blood in the urine

6

Indwelling catheter

Catheter left in the bladder so you're in dreams consistently into a drainage bag retention or Foley catheter

7

Micrurition

See urination

8

Mixed incontinence

The combination of stress incontinence and urge incontinence

9

Nocturia

Frequent urination at night

10

Oliguria

Scant amount of urine less than 500 mL in 24 hours

11

Overflow incontinence

Small amounts of urine leak from a full bladder

12

Polyuria

Abnormally large amounts of urine

13

Reflex incontinence

Urine is lost a predictable intervals when the bladder is full

14

Retention catheter

See indwelling catheter

15

Straight catheter

A catheter that drains the bladder and then is removed

16

Stress incontinence

When urine leaks during exercise and certain movements that cause pressure on the bladder

17

Transient Incontinence

Temporary or occasional and incontinence that is reserved when the causes treated

18

Urge incontinence

The loss of urine in response to sudden urgent need to void the person cannot get to the toilet in time

19

Urinary frequency

Voiding at frequent intervals

20

Urinary incontinence

The involuntary loss or leakage of

21

Urinary retention

The inability to void

22

Urinary urgency

The need to void at once

23

Urination

The process of emptying urine from the bladder micturition or voiding

24

Voiding

See urination