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Cyst/o, vesic/o

Bladder, sac

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Glomerul/o

Glomerulus

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Meat/o

Meatus (opening)

4

Nephr/o, ren/o

Kidney

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Pyel/o

Renal pelvis

6

Ureter/o

Ureter

7

Urethr/o

Urethra

8

Albumin/o

Albumin

9

Azot/o

Urea, nitrogen

10

Blast/o

Developing cell, germ cell

11

Glyc/o, glycos/o

Sugar

12

Hydr/o

Water

13

Lith/o

Stone, calculus

14

Noct/i

Night

15

Olig/o

Scanty, few

16

Son/o

Sound

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Tom/o

Cut, section

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Urin/o, ur/o

Urine, urinary tract

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-iasis, -esis

Condition

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-lysis

Loosening, dissolution, separating

21

-megaly

Enlargement

22

-ptosis

Drooping, sagging, prolapse

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-rrhaphy

Suturing, repairing

24

-tripsy

Surgical crushing

25

-trophy

Nourishment, development

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-uria

Urine, urination

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Cystitis

Inflammation of the bladder

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Cystocele

Protrusion of the bladder

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Cystolith

Stone in the bladder

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Glomerulonephritis

Inflammation if the glomeruli of the kidney

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Hydronephrosis

Abnormal condition of water in the kidney

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Nephritis

Inflammation of a kidney

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Nephroblastoma

Kidney tumor containing developing cell (malignant)

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Nephrohypertrophy

Excessive development (increased size) of the kidney

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Nephrolithiasis

Condition of stones in the kidney

36

Nephroma

Tumor of the kidney

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Nephromegaly

Enlargement of a kidney

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Nephroptosis

Drooping kidney

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Pyeltis

Inflammation of the renal pelvis

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Pyelonephritis

Inflammation of the renal pelvis and the kidney

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Uremia

Condition of blood in the urine

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Ureteritis

Inflammation of a ureter

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Ureterocele

Protrusion of a ureter

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Ureterolithiasis

Condition of stones in the ureters

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Ureterostenosis

Narrowing of the ureter

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Urethrocystitis

Inflammation of the urethra and the bladder