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Flashcards in Systems Chapter 6 Deck (50):
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ur/o

urine

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nephr/o

kidney

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ren/o

kidney

4

pyel/o

renal pelvis

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ureter/o

ureter

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cyst/o

bladder

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urethr/o

urethra

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-lith

stone

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-lysis

destruction

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-pexy

surgical fixation

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-ptosis

prolapse

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-rrhagia

hemorrhage

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-uria

urine, urination

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noct/o

night

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hemat/o

blood

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olig-

low amounts

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albumin/o

protein

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glucos/o

sugar

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keton/o

ketone

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bacter/i

bacterium

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-rraphy

suturing or stitching

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colp/o

vagina

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spermat/o

spermatozoa or sperm

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sperm/o(i)

spermatozoa or sperm

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-lysis

destruction

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-cide

kill or destroy

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orchid/o

testicle

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orchi/o

testicle

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orch/o

testicle

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crypt/o

hidden

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prostat/o

prostate gland

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semin/o

semen

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balan/o

glans penis

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pen/o

penis

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scrot/o

scrotum

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o/o

egg or ovum

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oophor/o

ovary

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salping/o

fallopian tubes

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laryng/o

larynx

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pharyng/o

pharynx

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hyster/o

uterus

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metr/o

endometrium

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cervic/o

cervix (neck of the uterus)

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con/o

cone shape

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gynec/o

woman

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gyn/o

woman

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vas/o

vessel or vas deferens

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constriction

decreasing the size in diameter

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dilation

increasing the size in diameter

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-tripsy

crushing