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gyn/o, gynec/o

woman

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men/o, mens

month, menstration

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oo, ov/o, ovul/o

ovum, egg cell

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ovari/o, oophor/o

ovary

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salping/o

uterine tube, tube

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uter/o, metr/o, metr/i, hyster/o

uterus

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cervic/o

cervix

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vagin/o, colp/o

vagina

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vulv/o, episi/o

vulva

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perine/o

perineum

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clitor/o, clitorif/o

clitoris

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mamm/o, mast/o

mammary gland, breast

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amnio/o

amnion, amniotic sac

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embry/o

embryo

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fet/o

fetus

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toc/o

labor

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nat/i

birth

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lact/o, galact/o

milk

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gravida

pregnant woman

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para

woman who has given birth

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male

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BPH

benign prostatic hyperplasia (hypertrophy)

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DRE

digital rectal examination

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female

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D & C

dilation and curettage

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GYN

gynecology

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HRT

hormone replacement therapy

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IUD

intrauterine device

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PID

pelvic inflammatory disease

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PMS

premenstrual syndrome

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LMP

last menstrual period

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NB

newborn

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OB

obstetrics