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Amni/o

Amnion (amniotic sac)

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Cervic/o

Neck; cervix uteri

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Colp/o

Vagina

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Vagin/o

Vagina

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Galact/o

Milk

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Lact/o

Milk

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Gynec/o

Woman/ female

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Hyster/o

Uterus

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Uter/o

Uterus

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Mamm/o

Breast

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Mast/o

Breast

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Men/o

Menstruation

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Metr/o

Uterus

Measure

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Nat/o

Birth

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Oophor/o

Ovary

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Ovari/o

Ovary

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Perine/o

Perineum

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Vulv/o

Vulva

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Episi/o

Vulva

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-Arche

Beginning

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-cyesis

Pregnancy

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-gravida

Pregnant woman

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-para

To bear (offspring)

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-tocia

Childbirth, labor

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-version

Turning

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Retroversion

Tipping back of an organ

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D&C

Dilation and Curet

A surgical procedure to widen the cervical canal of the uterus and scrape the endometrium of the uterus

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Uterine sound

Instrument used to measure the uterus

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Serrated Curet

Instruments to scrape uterine lining

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Vesic/o/vagin/al fistula

Abnormal passageway between the urinary bladder in the vagina

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Fistula

Abnormal passage from one epithelial surface to another epithelial surface

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Colporrhagia

Excessive vaginal discharge or hemorrhage

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Primary dysmenorrhea

Normal menstrual pain

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Para-

Refers to a woman who has given birth to an infant regardless of whether or not the offspring was alive at birth

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PID

Pelvic inflammatory disease is a collective term for inflammation of the uterus, Fallopian tube, ovaries, and adjacent structures usually caused by bacterial infection

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CS

C-section

Hysterotomy

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Andr/o

Male

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Balan/o

Glans penis

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Gonad/o

Gonads, sex glands

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Orch/o

Testis

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Crypt-

Hidden

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Orchi/o

Testis

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Orchid/o

Testis

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Test/o

Testis

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Spermat/o
Sperm/i
Sperm/o

Spermatozoa

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Varic/o

Dilated vein

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Vas/o

Vessel; vas deferens

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Vesicul/o

Seminal vesicle

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Olig/o

Scanty

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Prostat/o

Prostate gland

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BPH

Benign prostatic hyperplasia

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-plasia

Formation, growth

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TURP

Transurethral resection of the prostate

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PSA

Blood test for prostatic cancer

Prostate-specific antigen test

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-plasm
-plasia

Formation or growth

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Vasovasostomy

Vasoectomy reversal

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G

Gravida

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HRT

Hormone replacement therapy

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IUD

Intrauterine device

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Pap

Papanicolaou test

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Para 1,2,3

Viable births

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PIH

Pregnancy induced hypertension

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PMP

Previous menstrual period

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PSA

Prostate-specific antigen

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TAH

Total abdominal hysterectomy

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IVF

In vitro fertilization

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LMP

Last menstral period

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OCPs

Oral contraceptive pills

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TSS

Toxic shock syndrome

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TVH

Total vaginal hysterectomy

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DRE

Digital rectal examination

Exam of prostate by finger palpating

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GU

Genitourinary

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XY

Male sex chromosomes

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GC

Gonorrhea

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VD

Venereal disease

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Candidiasis

Vaginal fungal infection --cheese like discharge and itching

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Leukorrhea

White discharge from the vagina

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Preeclampsia

Nonconvulsive form of PIH

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Eclampsia

Convulsive form of PIH

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Pyosalphinx

Pus in f. Tube

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Epispadias

Congenital defect in which the urethra opens on the upper side of the penis instead of the tip

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Hypospadias

Congenital defect- make urethra on undersurface

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Impotence

Erectile dysfunction

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Phimosis

Narrowness of the preputial orfice so that the foreskin cannot be pushed back over the glans penis

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-Spadias

Slit, fissure

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Phim-

Muzzle

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Cerlage

Obstetric procedure in which a non-absorbable suture is used for holding the cervix close to prevent spontaneous abortion woman has an incompetent cervix

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TRAM

Transverse rectus abdominis muscle flap

Surgical creation of a skin flap which is past and the skin to the breast area seeping into a natural looking breast

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Tubal ligation

Sterilization procedure that involves blocking both Fallopian tubes by cutting or burning them and tying them off