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Flashcards in Urinary System Deck (59):
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cyst/o

urinary bladder

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glomerul/o

glomerulus

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nephr/o

kidney

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pyel/o

renal pelvis

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ren/o

kidney

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ureter/o

ureter

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urethr/o

urethra

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vesic/o

urinary bladder

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albumin/o

albumin

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keton/o

ketones

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ur/o

urine; urea

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-uria

urine condition

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Break down of anuria

an= without; not
uria= urine condition

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Break down of cystitis

cyst= urinary bladder
itis= inflammation

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Break down of cystocele

cysto= urinary bladder
cele= hernia; swelling

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Break down of cystolith

cysto= urinary bladder
lith= stone

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Break down of diuresis

diure= to urinate
sis= condition

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Break down of dysuria

dys= painful; difficult
uria= urine condition

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Break down of enuresis

en= in; surrounded by
ur= urine;urea
esis= condition

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Break down of glomerulonephritis

glomerulo= glomerulus
nephr= kidney
itis= inflammation

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Break down of hydronephrosis

hydro= water
nephr= kidney
osis= condition

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Break down of Nephritis

nephr= kidney
itis= inflammation

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Break down of nephrolithiais

nephr= kidney
lith= stone
iasis= condition

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Break down of nephroma

nephr= kidney
oma= tumor; growth

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Break down of nephropathy

nephr= kidney
pathy= disease

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Break down of nephrosclerosis

nephr= kidney
sclerosis= hardening

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Break down of nephrosis

nephr= kidney
osis= condition

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Break down of nocturia

noct= night
uria= urine condition

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Break down of oliguria

olig= scanty; few
uria= urine condition

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Break down of polyuria

poly= many
uria= urine condition

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Break down of pyelonephritis

pyelo= renal pelvis
nephr= kidney
itis= inflammation

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Break down of renal colic

ren= kidney
al= pertaining to

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Break down of uremia

ur= urine
emia= blood condition

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Break down of ureterostenosis

uretero= ureter
stenosis= narrowing

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Break down of urethritis

urethr= urethra
itis= inflammation

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Break down of catheterization

catheter= something inserted
ization= process

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Break down of cystography

cysto= urinary bladder
graphy= recording

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Break down of intravenous pyelography

pyelo= renal pelvis
graphy= recording

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Break down of retrograde pyelography

retro= backward
grade= step
pyelo= renal pelvis
graphy= recording

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Break down of urinalysis

urin= urine
alysis= analysis

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Break down of voiding cysteurethrography

cysto= urinary bladder
urethra= urethra
graphy= recording

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Break down of albuminuria

albumin= albumin
uria= urine condition

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Break down of bacteriuria

bacteri= bacteria
uria= urine condition

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Break down of glycosuria

glycos= sugar
uria= urine condition

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Break down of hematuria

hemat= blood
uria= urine condition

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Break down of kentonuria

keton= ketones
uria= urine condition

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Break down of proteinuria

protein= protein
uria= urine condition

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Break down of pyuria

py= pus
uria= urine condition

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Break down of cystectomy

cyst= urinary bladder
ectomy= surgical removal

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Break down of cystoplasty

cysto= urinary bladder
plasty= surgical repair

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Break down of hemodialysis

hemo= blood
dia= through
lysis= dissolution

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Break down of lithotripsy

litho= stone
tripsy= crushing

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Break down of nephrectomy

nephr= kidney
ectomy= surgical removal

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Break down of peritoneal dialysis

peritone= peritoneum
al= pertaining to
dia= through lysis= dissolution

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Break down of pyeloplasty

pyelo= renal pelvis
plasty= surgical repair

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Break down of renal biopsy

bi= life
opsy= view

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Break down of renal transplantation

trans= through; across
plant= plant
ation= process

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Break down of ureteroplasty

uretero= ureter
plasty= surgical repair

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Break down of urethroplasty

urethro= urethra
plasty= surgical repair