Urinary System Flashcards Preview

Medical Terminology > Urinary System > Flashcards

Flashcards in Urinary System Deck (53):
0

azot/o

nitrogenous waste

1

bacteri/o

bacteria

2

cyst/o

bladder, pouch

3

glomerul/o

glomerulus

4

glycos/o

sugar, glucose

5

keton/o

ketones

6

lith/o

stone

7

meat/o

meatus

8

nephr/o

kidney

9

noct/i

night

10

olig/o

scanty

11

protein/o

protein

12

pyel/o

renal pelvis

13

ureter/o

ureter

14

urethr/o

urethra

15

urin/o

urine

16

ur/o

urine

17

-lith

stone

18

-lithiasis

condition of stones

19

-ptosis

drooping

20

-tripsy

surgical crushing

21

-uria

condition of the urine

22

bi/o

life

23

carcin/o

cancer

24

corpor/o

body

25

hem/o

blood

26

hemat/o

blood

27

necr/o

death

28

neur/o

nerve

29

peritone/o

peritoneum

30

py/o

pus

31

ren/o

kidney

32

urin/o

urine

33

ven/o

vein

34

-algia

pain

35

-cele

protrusion

36

-ecstasis

dilated

37

-emia

blood condition

38

-genic

produced by

39

-lysis

to destroy, to break down

40

-malacia

softening

41

-megaly

enlarged

42

-meter

instrument to measure

43

-pathy

disease

44

-rrhagia

abnormal flow condition

45

-sclerosis

hardening

46

-scope

instrument to visually examine

47

-scopy

process of visually examining

48

-stenosis

narrowing

49

dys-

abnormal, difficult

50

extra-

outside of

51

hydro-

water

52

retro-

backward