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AGN

acute glomerulonephritis

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ARF

acute renal failure

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BUN

blood urea nitrogen

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C&P

cystoscopy & pyelography

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CAPD

continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis

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cath

catheter, catheterization

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CCMSU

clean-catch midstream urine

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CGN

chronic glomerulonephritis

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CRF

chronic renal failure

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cysto

cystoscopic examination

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ESRD

end-stage renal disease

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ESWL

extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy

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HD

hemodialysis

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I&O

intake and output

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IVP

intravenous pyelogram

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KUB

kidney, ureter, bladder (x-ray)

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PD

peritoneal dialysis

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PKD

polycystic kidney disease

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PKU

phenylketonuria

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RF

renal failure

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RP

retrograde pyelogram

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UA

urinalysis

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UTI

urinary tract infection

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VCUG

voiding cystourethrogram

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cali/o
calic/o

calyx (calix); cup-shaped

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cyst/o

urinary bladder

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glomerul/o

glomerulus

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meat/o

meatus

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nephr/o

kidney

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pyel/o

renal pelvis

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ren/o

kidney

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trigon/o

trigone (region of the bladder)

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ureter/o

ureter

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urethr/o

urethra

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vesic/o

urinary bladder

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albumin/o

albumin (a protein in the blood)

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azot/o

nitrogen

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bacteri/o

bacteria

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dips/o

thirst

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kal/o

potassium

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ket/o
keton/o

ketone bodes (ketoacids and acetone)

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lith/o

stone

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natr/o

sodium

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noct/o

night

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olig/o

scanty

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-poietin

substance that forms

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py/o

pus

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-tripsy

crushing

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ur/o

urine (urea)

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urin/o

urine

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-uria

urination; urine condition