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Cali/o, calic/o

Calyx, cup-shaped

2

Cyst/o

Urinary bladder

3

Glomerul/o

Glomerulus

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Meat/o

Meatus

5

Nephr/o

Kidney

6

Pyel/o

Renal pelvis

7

Ren/o

Kidney

8

Trigon/o

Trigone

9

Ureter/o

Ureter

10

Urethr/o

Urethra

11

Vesic/o

Urinary bladder

12

Albumin/o

A protein in the blood

13

Azot/o

Nitrogen

14

Bacteri/o

Bacteria

15

Dips/o

Thirst

16

Kal/o

Potassium

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Ket/o, keton/o

Ketone bodies

18

Lith/o

Stone

19

Natr/o

Sodium

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Noct/o

Sodium

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Noct/o

Night

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Olig/o

Scanty

23

-poietin

Substance that forms

24

Py/o

Pus

25

-tripsy

Crushing

26

Ur/o

Urea

27

Urin/o

Urine

28

-urea

Urine condition

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Enuresis

"Bed wetting"

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-uresis

Passage of urine

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-poiesis

Process of formation

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-poietin

Agent that stimulates formation

33

A compulsive desire to drink an alcoholic beverages

Dipsomania

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A cup-shaped structure

Caliculus

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A fetus having a triangular shaped

Trigonocephalus

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Absence of a urethral opening

Atreturetria

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Any skin eruption characterized by the formation of pus

Pyoderma

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Clustered or grouped

Glomerulus

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Disease due to excess of nitrogen in system

Azotenesis

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Government by a few people

Oligarchy

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Process of measurement of the kidney's pelvis

Pyelometry

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Of or relating to the urine

Uretic

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P.T. an agent that inhibits the growth of bacteria

Bacteriostatic

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Presence of acetone bodies

Ketonemia