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Flashcards in Urinary System Deck (36):
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AGN

acute glomerulonephritis

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AHC

acute hemorrhagic cystitis

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APD

adult polycystic disease

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APORF

acute postoperative renal failure

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ARF

acute renal failure

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ATN

acute tubular necrosis

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BUN

blood urea nitrogen

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CAPD

continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis

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cath.

catheter, catheterization

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CRF

chronic renal failure

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ESRD

end stage renal disease

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ESWL

extracorporal shockwave lithotripsy

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GFR

glomerular filtration rate

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GU

genitourinary

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HD

hemodialysis

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IC

interstitial cystitis

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I&O

intake & output

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IVC

intravenous cholangiography

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IVP

intravenous pyelography

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IVU

intravenous urography

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KUB

kidney, ureter & bladder

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NPN

non protein nitrogen

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NSU

nonspecific urethritis

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PD

peritoneal dialysis

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PKD

polycystic kidney disease

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PKU

phenylketonuria

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RPF

renal plasma flow

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RPG

retrograde pyleogram

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RTA

renal tubular acidosis

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RUG

retrograde urethrogram

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TRBF

total renal blood flow

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UA, U/A

urinalysis

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UO, UOP

urinary output

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Urol

urology

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UTI

urinary tract infection

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VCUG

voiding cystourethrogram