MT CHAPTER 6 URINARY SYSTEM

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calic/o cali/o
calyx
chlor/o
chloride
cortic/o
cortex
glomerul/o
glomerulus
hil/o
hilum
nephr/o ren/o
kidney
meat/o
meatus
medull/o
medulla
peritone/o
peritoneeum
potassi/o kal/o
potassium
pyel/o
renal pelvis
natr/o
sodium
trigon/o
trigone
ureter/o
ureter
urethr/o
urethra
cyst/o vesic/o
urinary bladder
albumin/o
protein
azot/o
nitrogen
-dipsia
thirst
nephr/o
kidney
cyst/o
renal bladder
vesic/o
urinary bladder
tom/o
section
-plant
sprout or shoot
-lysis
separation, breakdown
-uria
condition of urine
home/o
same
olig/o
scanty, few
Albuminuria
albumin, a protein in the urine. Also called proteinuria (pro teen NOOR ee ah).
Enuresis
commonly known as "bed-wetting", enuresis can be nocturnal or diurnal (during the day)
urolithiasis
usually forms in patients with excess of the mineral calcium. Also called (urinary calculi)...
ARF
acute renal failure
CRF
chronic renal failure
Nephroblastoma
Also called Wilms tumor. These tumors develope from kidney cells that did not develope fully...
TTC
Transitional Cell Carcinoma  of the bladder malignant tumors that comprise approximately...
BUN
Blood Urea Nitrogen blood test that measures the amount of nitrogenous waste in the circulatory...
CT
Computed Tomography scan computerized image shows a 'slice' of the body
IVU
Intravenous urography uses a contrast medium to see kidneys, ureters, and bladder. Also called...
KUB
Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder radiographic imaging without contrast of the kidneys, ureters,...
VCUG
Voiding Cystourethrography radiographic imaging of the urinary bladder and urethra done with...
CAPD
Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis type of renal dialysis in which an indwelling catheter...
HD
Hemodialysis type of renal dialysis that cleanses the blood by shuting it from the body through...
ileal conduit
channel, pipe, or tube that guides urine from the ureters to the ileum in the digestive system...

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