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Azot/o

Nitrogen

32

cyst/o

urinary bladder

33

gluc/o glycos/o

sugar, glucose

34

lith/o

stone

35

meat/o

meatus

36

nephr/o

kidney

37

pyel/o

renal pelvis

38

ren/o

kidney

39

trigon/o

trigone

40

ureter/o

urethra

41

urethr/o

urethra

42

urin/o, ur/o

urine, urinary system

43

vesic/o

bladder

44

Condition of no urine is _____

anuria

45

The Hollow, flexible tube that can be inserted into a vessel, organ, or cavity of the body to withdraw or instill fluid is a _______

Catheter

46

What is herniation of the urinary bladder?

Cystocele

47

Instrument for visual examination of the inside of the bladder is a _______

cystoscope

48

Deficiency of the anti diuretic hormone, which causes the patient to excrete large quantities of urine (polyuria) and exhibit excessive thirst (polydipsia) is known as ______

Diabetes insipidus (di)

49

A group of metabolic disorders characterized by high glucose levels that result from inadequate amounts of insulin, resistance to insulin, or a combination of both is ________

Diabetes mellitus (DM)

50

Condition of painful urination is ______

dysuria

51

What is sugar in the urine?

Glycosuria

52

What is the inability to hold urine?

Incontinence

53

Process of crushing stones either to prevent or clear an obstruction in the urinary system (manually, high energy shock waves, pulsed dye laser) is _________

Lithotripsy

54

Incision of urinary meatus is _________

Meatotomy

55

Incision of the kidney for removal of kidney stone is _______

Nephrolithotomy

56

What is the Suspension or fixation of the kidney?

Nephropexy

57

Prolapse or sagging of kidney is the ______

Nephroptosis

58

Condition of excessive thirst ______

Polydipsia

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Condition of excessive urination is _______

Polyuria

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_______ is an Infection of the renal pelvis and parenchyma of the kidney, usually the result of lower urinary tract infection

pyelonephritis