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Flashcards in The Urinary System - CF Deck (32):
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urin/o-

urine

2

ur/o-

urine; urinary system

3

genit/o-

genitalia

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excret/o-

removing from the body

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calic/o-

calix

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cali/o-

calix

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cortic/o-

cortex (outer region)

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hil/o-

hilum (indentation in an organ)

9

ren/o-

kidney

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nephr/o-

kidney; nephron

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peritone/o-

peritoneum

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pelv/o-

pelvis (hip bone; renal pelvis)

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pyel/o-

renal pelvis

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dist/o-

away from the center or point of origin

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tub/o-

tube

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tubul/o-

tube; small tube

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glomerul/o-

glomerulus

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proxim/o-

near the center or point of origin

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ureter/o-

ureter

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vesic/o-

bladder; fluid-filled sac

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cyst/o-

bladder; fluid-filled sac; semisolid cyst

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mucos/o-

mucous membrane

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urethr/o-

urethra

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pen/o-

penis

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prostat/o-

prostate gland

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electr/o-

electricity

27

erythr/o-

red

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filtrat/o-

filtering; straining

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filtr/o-

filter

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absorpt/o-

absorb; take in

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micturi/o-

making urine

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enur/o-

to urinate