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uretro

combining form for ureter

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uretrolith

stone in a ureter

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ureterorrhagia

hemorrhage of the ureter

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polycystic

having many cysts

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polyneuralgia

pain in many nerves

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polyotia

having more than two ears

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polyphagia

excessive eating or frequent eating

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prostato

combining form for prostate gland

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prostatectomy

excision of the prostate gland

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prostatitis

inflammation of the prostate

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protstatorrhea

flow or discharge from the prostate

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pyelo

combining form for renal pelvis

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pyelogram

x-ray image of the renal pelvis

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pyelonephritis

inflammation of the renal pelvis and kidney

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pyeloplasty

surgical repair of the renal pelvis

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salpingo

combining form for fallopian tube

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salpingo-oophoritis

inflammation of the fallopian tube and ovary

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salpingo-oophorocele

herniation of the fallopian tube and ovary

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salpingostomy

making a surgical opening in the fallopian tube

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semen

fluid containing sperm, ejaculate

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spermatolysis

destruction of sperm

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spermicide

agent that kills sperm