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Hydr/o

Water, fluid

32

Orch/o, orchi/o, orchid/o

Testis, testicle

33

Pen/o

Penis

34

Prostat/o

Prostate gland

35

Semin/i

Semen, seed

36

Sperm/o, spermat/o

Spermatozoa, semen

37

Terat/o

Monster

38

Test/o

Testis, testicle

39

Varic/o

Varicose veins

40

Vas/o

Vessel, duct; vas deferens

41

Zo/o

Animal life

42

-genesis

Formation

43

-pexy

Fixation, put in place

44

-one

Hormone

45

-stomy

New opening

46

PSA test

Measurement of levels of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in the blood

47

Semen analysis

Microscopic examination of ejaculated fluid

48

Castration

Surgical excision of testicles or ovaries

49

Circumcision

Surgical procedure to remove the prepuce of the penis

50

Digital rectal examination (DRE)

Finger palpitation through the anal canal and rectum to examine the prostate gland

51

Photoselective vaporization of the prostate (GreenLight PVP)

Removal of tissue to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) using a green light laser (Laser TURP)

52

Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)

Excision of benign prostatic hyperplasia using a resectoscope through the urethra

53

Vasectomy

Bilateral surgical removal of a part of the vas deferens

54

PSA test

Measurement of levels of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in the blood

55

Semen analysis

Microscopic examination of ejaculated fluid

56

Castration

Surgical excision of testicles or ovaries

57

Circumcision

Surgical procedure to remove the prepuce of the penis

58

Digital rectal examination (DRE)

Finger palpitation through the anal canal and rectum to examine the prostate gland

59

Photoselective vaporization of the prostate (GreenLight PVP)

Removal of tissue to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) using a green light laser (Laser TURP)

60

Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)

Excision of benign prostatic hyperplasia using a resectoscope through the urethra