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adro/gen

aero-male
gen-produce
testosterone

2

a/spermia

a-not
aspermia-pertaining to semen
not producing semen in ejaculation

3

a/zoo/spemia

a-not
zoo-animal
aspermia-relating to sperm
lack of spermatozoa

4

balanitis

balan-glans penis
otis-inflammation
inflammation of the on the penis

5

benign prostatic hyper/plasia

begning-harmless tumor
prostatic-prostate gland
hyper-excessive
plasia-excessive growth
benign growth of cells in the prostate gland

6

bulbourethal glands

pair exocrine glands near the male urethra

7

carcinoma of the prostate

cancer cells in the prostate

8

castration

surgical excision of testicles or ovaries

9

chancre

hard ulcer or sore

10

chlamydia infection

bacteria infection of the urethra and reproductive tract

11

circumcision

surgical removal of the foreskin of the penis

12

cryo/genic surgery

cry-cold
genie-produce
using freezing temp to destroy cancer cells in the prostate

13

crypt/rchidism

crypto-hidden
one testicle does not drop by the term of birth from the abdominal cavity

14

digital rectal exam

finger papaltion of the anal canal and rectum to examine the prostate gland

15

ejaculation

ejection of sperm and fluid from the male urethra

16

ejaculatory duct

tube through which even enters the male urethra

17

embryonal carcinoma

cancer cells of the epithelial cells

18

epi/didymis

epic-on, above
long coiled tube that carries sperm from tubules to the vas deferent

19

epididym/itis

epididym-epididymis(tube caries sperm to vas defrens)
inflammation
inflammation of the epididymis

20

erectile disfunction

inability of a male to achieve an erection

21

flagellum

hair like projection on sperm cells that makes sperm able to move

22

fraternal twin

two diff eggs two diff sperms

23

glans penis

sensitive tip of the penis

24

gon/o/rrhea

gon-seed
rhea-discharge
inflammation genital tract of mucosa used by infection of gonococci(berry shaped bacteria)

25

herpes genitalis

infection of skin and genital mucosa caused by herpes simplex

26

human papilomavirus

warts on the genetlia

27

hydrocele

hydro-water
cele-hernia
sac of clear fluid in the scrotum

28

hypospadias

hypo-excessive, above
spadia-to tear,cut
congenital abnormality where the male urethra opening is undersurface

29

identical twins

one ov two sperms

30

impotence

inability to keep an erection or ejaculate

31

interstitial cells of the testes

cells produce testosterone and are adjacent to the seminiferous tubules

32

ligation

tying and binding off

33

oligospermia

olig-scanty
spermia-semen
little amount of spermatozoa in the semen

34

orchi/ectomy

orch-testicles
ectomy-surgical removal
surgical removal of the testicals(castration)

35

orchiopexy

orchio-testicles
sexy-fixation/put in play
surgical procedure to fix cryptorchidism(when the testicles do not drop from the abdominal cavity)

36

orchitis

orch-testicles
it is-inflammation
the inflammation of the testicles

37

parenchyma tissue

paren
tissue that does the work in the organ
create spermatozoa in seminiferous tubules

38

pen/ile

pen-penis
ile-pertaining to
pertaining to the penis

39

penis

pen-penis
mal external reproduction organ

40

pen/o/scrotal

pen-penis
scrotal-scrotum
relating to the penis and the scrotum

41

perine/um

perine-around
external region between anus and scrotum

42

phimo/sis

phimo-muzzle
nsis-codition
arrowing of the opening of the prepuce over the glans penis

43

photoselective vaporization of the prostate

using a green laser to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia

44

pre/puce

pre-before
foreskin

45

prostat/ectomy

prostat-prostate gland
ectomy-surgical removal
surgical removal of the prostate gland

46

prostate gland

exocrine gland at the bas of the males urinary bladder

47

prostat/itis

prostate-prostate gland
itis-inflammatation
inflammation of prostate gland

48

purul/ent

purul-relationship to pus
pus filled

49

semen

semen-seed
spermatozoa and seminial fluid that ejaculated from a man urethra

50

semen analysis

examination of semen fluid

51

seminal vesicles

paired sac like exocrine glands the produce semen to ejaculate with sperm

52

semei/neferous tubules

coiled tubules that produce sperm

53

semin/oma

semi-semen
oma-mass of cells
tumors that grow in the seminiferous tubules

54

spermat/o/genesis

spermat-spermatozoa
genesis-formation
production spermatozoa

55

spermatozoa

sperm cells

56

spermatozoon

plural of sperm cells

57

sperm/o/lytic

sperm-sperm
lytic-destroy,reduce
destruction of spermatozoa(sperm)

58

sterilization

removal of testicles

59

stromal tissue

supportive connective tissue of an organ

60

syphilis

chronic STI caused by spirochete(spiral shaped bacteria)

61

terat/oma

terat-monster
oma-mass of cells
tumor that is seen own the ovaries and testes

62

test/icular

test-testis
relating to the testicles

63

testicular torsion

twisting of the spermatic cord which leads to loss of blood to the testis

64

test/o/sterone

test-testicles
male hormone

65

varic/o/cele

varic-varicose veins
cele-hernia
swollen or twisted veins above the testis

66

transurethral resection of the prostate

excision of the benign hyperplasia in the prostate though the urethra

67

vas/ectomy

vas-vessel,ducts, vas deferens
ectomy-surgical removal
the cutting of the vas deferent

68

vas/o/vas/stomy

vas-van deferens
ectomy-surgical opening
reversal of a vasectomy