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primip

primipara, primiparous [first birth]

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TAH-BSO

total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy [remove EVERYTHING in uterus]

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D&C

dilation (dilatation) and curettage [dilate cervix and scrape uterine wall]

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multip

multipara, multiparous [many deliveries]

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AFP

alpha-fetoprotein [test on pregnant women to see abnormal neurological birth defects ex. Down's]

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amni/o

amnion (sac surrounding the embryo)

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cephal/o

head

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cervic/o

cervix (neck of uterus), neck

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chori/o

chorion (outermost membrane of the fetus)

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chorion/o

chorion

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colp/o

vagina

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culd/o

cul-de-sac

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episi/o

vulva (external female genitalia)

14

galact/o

milk

15

gynec/o

woman, female

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hyster/o

uterus, womb

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lact/o

milk

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mamm/o

breast

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mast/o

breast

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men/o

menses, menstruation

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metr/o

uterus (womb), measure

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metri/o

uterus (womb)

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my/o

muscle

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myom/o

muscle tumor

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nat/i

birth

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obstetr/o

pregnancy, childbirth

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olig/o

scanty

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o/o

egg

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oophor/o

ovary

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ov/o

egg

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ovari/o

ovary

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ovul/o

egg

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perine/o

perineum

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phor/o

to bear

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py/o

pus

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salping/o

fallopian tube

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uter/o

uterus (womb)

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vagin/o

vagina

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vulv/o

vulva (female external genitalia)

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-arche

beginning

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-cyesis

pregnancy

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-ectomy

excision, removal, resection

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-flexion

process of bending

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-genesis

producing, forming

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-gravida

pregnant woman

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-itis

inflammation

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-pareunia

sexual intercourse

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-parous

to bear, bring forth

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-plasia

development, formation, growth

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-plasty

surgical repair

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-rrhagia

bursting forth (of blood)

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-rrhaphy

suture

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-rrhea

flow, discharge

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-salpinx

fallopian tube, oviduct

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-scopy

visual examination

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-stenosis

stricture, tightening

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-stomy

new opening (to form a mouth)

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-tocia

labor, birth (condition of)

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-tomy

process of cutting

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-version

to turn

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bi-

two

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dys-

bad, painful, difficult, abnormal

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endo-

in, within

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in-

in, into, not

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intra-

within, into

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multi-

many

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nulli-

none

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oxy-

rapid, sharp, acid

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peri-

surrounding

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pre-

before, in front of

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primi-

first

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pseudo-

false

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retro-

behind, back, backward

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uni-

one

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endometrium

structure uterus within

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oligomenorrhea

discharge menstruation scanty

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pyosalpinx

fallopian tube pus

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dyspareunia

sexual intercourse painful

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endometritis

inflammation of uterus within

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mennorrhagia

bursting forth (of blood) of menstruation [heavy menstrual flow]

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salpinxectomy

removal of fallopian tube

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mammoplasty

surgical repair of the breast

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hysterotomy

process of cutting uterus

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endocervitis

inflammation of the cervix within [inflammation inside the cervix]

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oxytocia

labor, birth rapid