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adnexa uteri

fallopian tubes, ovaries and supporting ligaments

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a/meno/rrhea

a-not
men-menstraution
rhea-discharge/flow
not having the menstruation flow for 6 months or more

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amnio/centesis

amino-sac that surrounds the embryo
centesis- removal of fluid
puncturing into sac in uterus to collect fluid

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amnion

sac that surrounds embryo

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an/ovul/atory

an-without
oval-egg
ovaries not releasing eggs

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areola

dark pigmented area surrounding the breast nipple

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bartholin gland

bartholin-bartholin glands
small mucus-secreting exocrine glands at the vaginal office

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bartholin/itis

bartho-bartholin
itis-inflammation
inflammation of the bartholin gland becomes a cyst fluid filled sac caused by blockage of the duct

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cephalic/ version

cephalic-pertains to the head
version-act of turning
the fetus turns so its head is closest to the cervix

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cervix

cervic-cervix, neck
lower, neck like portion of the uterus

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chorion

outermost layer of the two membranes that surround the embryo

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chorion/ic

pertaining to chorion

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clitoris

organ of sensitive retile tissue anterior to the opening of the female urethra

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coitus

sexual intercourse

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colpo/scopy

colp-vagina
copy-visual examination
visual examination of the inside of the vagina

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corpus luteum

corpus-body
luteum-yellow
empty ovarian follicles that secretes progesterone after release of the cell

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cul-de sac

both of the sac between rectum and uterus

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culdo/centesis

culdo-cul-de sac
centesis-removal of fluid
taking fluid from the cul-de sac

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dys/meno/rrhea

dys-pain
men-mestration
rhea-discharge/ flow
pain of menstration flow

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dys/pareunia

dys-pain
pareunia-sexual intercourse
pain while sexual intercourse

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dys/toc/ia

dys-pain
tic-labor/birth
ia-condition
abnormal or difficult labor

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embryo

embryo-young one
stage in prenatal development fro 2 to 8 weeks

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endo/cervic/itis

end-within
cervic-cervix
itis-inflammation
inflammation within the cervix

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endo/metr/itis

endo-within
metr-relating to endometrium
itis-inflammatio
inflammation of the endometrium(lining of the uterus)

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endo/metri/um

end-withi
metri-uterus
um-structure
mucous membrane lining of the uterus

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episi/ostomy

episi-vulva
ostomy-incision
incision through the skin to open up the vagina

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estro/gen

estro-relating to female
gen-produce
hormones produced by the ovaries

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fallopian tube

one of the pair of ducts where the ovum travels to the uterus

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fertilization

union of the sperm cell and ovum

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fetal presentation

where the fetus(baby) appears during delivery

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fetus

stage of baby development between 8-40 weeks

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fimbriae

finger/fringe at the end of the fallopian tube

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follicle stimulating hormones

produced by pituitary glands to stimulate maturing of egg cell

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galacto/rrhea

gaclto-milk
rhea-discharge/flow
abnormal discharge of milk common with pituitary gland tumor

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gamete

male or female sexual reproductive system

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genitalia

reproductive organs

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gestation

period from fertilization of the ovum to birth

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gonad

female or male organs thats produce sex cells and hormones(ovary and testis)

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gynec/ology

genec-woman,female
logy-study
study of female reproductive system including breast

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gyneco/mast/ia

genes-women, female
mast-breast
ia-condition
enlargement of the breast in a male

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human chorionic gonad/tropin

chorionic-relating to the outer most layer of the embryo
gonad-organs that produce sex cells and hormones
tropin-stimulaing effect on and organ or systems hormones
pregnancy hormones

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hymen

mucous membrane partially or completely covering the opening of the vagina

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hyster/ectomy

hyster-uterus/womb
ectomy- incision removal
removal of the uterus

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hystero/scopy

hyster-uterus
copy-visual examination
visual examination of the uterus

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infra/mammary

infra-below, beneath,inferior to
mama-breast
crease or line thats located below the breast

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intra/uterine device

intra-within
uterine-uterus
birth control that is placed within the uterus

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in/vol/ution

in-in
vol-roll
shrinkage of an organ

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labia

lips of the vagina

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lactation

secretion of milk from the mammary(breast) glands

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lactiferous ducts

lact-milk
tubes that carry the milk within the breast

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lutenizing hormone(LH)

Secreted by the pituitary gland to promote ovulation

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mammary papilla

mammary-breast
papilla-small nipple shaped projection
nipple of the breast

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mast/ectomy

mast-breast
ectomy-incision of removal
removal of the breast

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mastitis

mast-breast
itis-inflammation
inflammation of the breast

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men/arche

men-menstruation
beginning of menstruation cycle being able to reproduce
ache-beginning

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meno/metro/rrhagia

men-menstruation
metro-uterus
rrhagia-bursting forth of blood
excessive bleeding between and during menstruation time

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meno/pause

meno-menstruation
pause
ending of menstruation

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multi/gravida

multi- many
gravida-pregnant
someone who has been pregnant at least twice

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multi/para

multi-many
para-to bear/ live birth
going through more than two pregnancies

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myom/ectomy

myom-muscletumor
ecttomy-incision removal
removal of fibroids muscle in the uterus

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myo/metri/um

myo-muscle
metro-uterus
um-structure
muscle layer of the uterus

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neo/natal

net-new
natal-birth
new birth peratingin to the first 28 days

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neo/nat/ology

net-new
nat-birth
logy-study of
study of new birth

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obstetr/ics

obstetr-pregnancy and childbirth
branch of medicine concerned with pregnancy and childbirth

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oligo/meno/rrhea

olio-scanty
men-mestraution
rhea-discharge,flow
abnormal little flow of menstruation

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oo/cyte

oo-egg
cute-cell
immature egg cell(ovum)

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oogenesis

oo-egg
genesis-production
process of the formation of an oocyte(egg cell/ovum)

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oophor/ectomy

oophor-ovary
ectomyw-removal
surgical removal of the ovaries

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oophor/itis

oophor-ovary
it is-inflammation
inflammation of the ovaries
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orifice

an opening

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ovarian

pertaining to the ovaries

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ovarian follicle

developing sac enclosing each ovum within the ovary

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ovary

one pair of female organs one on each pelvis produces egg cells and hormones

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ovulation

release of an ovum from the ovary

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ovum;ova

mature egg cell

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oxy/tocia

oxy-sharp/quick
tocia-labor or birth
quick childbirth

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oxy.tocin

hormone that stimulates the pregnant uterus to contract(labor begins)

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parturition

act of giving birth

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perine/orragraphy

perine-perineum
surgical repair of the vagina muscle tissue

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perineum

the pelvic floor and associated structure
between the uterus and the anus

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pituitary gland

endocrine gland at the base of the brain, produces hormones that stimulate the varies

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placenta

vascular organ attached to the uterine wall during pregnancy

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pregnancy

condition where a fetus is growing within a women for 40 weeks

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pre/natal

pre-before
natal-birth
before child labor/birth

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primi/gravida

primo-first
gravida-pregnante women
a women who is pregnant for the first time

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primi/para

primi-first
para-to bring forth/ child birth
when a fetus reaches 500 g

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primi/parous

primo-first
parous-bearing, bringing forth
adjective describing a women who has given birth at least once

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progesterone

hormones produced by the corpus luteum and the placenta

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pseudo/cyesis

pseudo-false
cyesis-pregnancy
no pregnancy is happening but there is symptoms as if

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puberty

point of life where sex characterics appear and gametes produce

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pyo/salpinx

py-relating to pus
salpinx-fallopian tube
collection of pus in the fallopian tube

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retro/version

retro-backwards
version-act of turning
the uterus is abnormally tilted backwards

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salping/ectomy

sapling-fallopian tube
ectomyw-surgical removal
surgical removal of the fallopian tube

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salping/itis

sapling-fallopian tubes
it is-inflammation
inflammation of fallopian tubes

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uterine prolapse

uterine- uterus
prolapse-sinking or falling down of an organ
when the uterus sinks and falls into the vagina or birth canal

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uterine serosa

serosa-lining membrane of the body cavity
outer layer lining membrane of the uterus

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uterus

hollow pear shaped muscular female organ where the fetus grows

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vagina

muscosa lined cavity that runs from the uterus to the outside of the body

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vaginal orfrice

opening of the vagina

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vagin/itis

inflammation of the vagina

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vulva

external female gentalia
labia, hymen, clitoris vaginal orifice

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vulvo/dynia

vulv-vulva
dénia-pain
pain that affect the vuvla

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vulvo/vagin/itis

inflammation of the vulva and the vagina

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zygote

stage of prenatal development after fertilization up to two weeks