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Neprh/o, ren/o

kidneys(remove waste from blood)

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pyel/o

renal pelvis(collects and passes urine- part of kidney)

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ureter/o

ureter(carries urine from kidney to bladder)

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cyst/o, vesic/o

bladder

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urethr/o

urethra(urine goes from bladder out)

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urin/o, ur/o, -uria

urine(waste from kidney)

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albumin/o

albumin(type of protein)

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glyc/o, glycos/o

sugar

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lith/o

stones

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calculus, calcull

term that refers to stones

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urea

waste product

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UA

urinalysis

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KUB

kidney, Ureter, Bladder

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IVP

intravenous pyelogram

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Cath

Catheter

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ARF

acute renal failure

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CRF

chronic renal failure

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UTI

urinary tract infection

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BUN

blood urea nitrogen

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micturition, voiding

urination

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incontinence, enuresis

involuntary urination

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olig/o

producing little urine

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cystolithotomy

surgical incision of removal of stone

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noct/i

excessive urination

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uremia

blood in the urine

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-ptosis

dropping, sagging, floating

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-tripsy

surgical crushing

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hemodialysis

breaking down

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diuretic

agent that increases the amount of urine

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sepsis

infection that spreads through blood stream

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septic

pertaining to sepsis