Flashcards in GU Deck (77)
____ is a term for bladder inflammation that most often occurs with infection.
____ is the term for kidney stones.
____ is the involuntary bladder emptying
____ is a term that describes urination at night.
____ is the buildup of nitrogenous waste products in the blood as a result of some degree of kidney impairment.
____ is a term that describes itching.
A ____ is an audible swishing sound produced when the volume of blood or the diameter of the blood vessel changes. Often occurs with blood flow through a narrowed vessel, as in renal artery stenosis.
____ is the presence of albumin in the urine that is not measurable by a urine dipstick or usual urinalysis procedures.
Three types of keytones.
____ is an enzyme found in some white blood cells especially neutrophils that when present in urine is a sensitive screen for assessing UTI's.
____ means going against he normal flow of urine.
____ is how most kidney biopsies are performed by going through the skin and other tissues using ultrasound or CT as guidance.
What are the there types of acute lower urinary tract infections?
____ is an upper urinary tract infection in the kidney.
____ is a term for the presence of bacteria in the urine.
____ is an inflammatory condition of the bladder.
____ is a rare, chronic inflammatory disease of the entire lower urinary tract (bladder, urethra, and adjacent pelvic muscles) that has no known cause.
____ is the term for the spread of infection from the urinary tract to the bloodstream.
____ is pain or burning with urination.
____ is the presence of WBC's in the urine.
____ is an abnormal thickening of the bladder wall caused by urinary retention and obstruction.
____ is an inflammation of the urethra.
____ is the involuntary loss of urine when the bladder is over distended.
____ is the surgical removal of the affected area with or without grafting to create a larger opening.
____ is the control over the time and place of urination and is unique to humans and some domestic animals.
____ is and involuntary loss of urine sever enough to cause social or hygienic problems.
____ is the presence of calculi in the urinary tract.
____ is the formation of stones in the kidney.
____ is the formation of stones in the ureter.