Medical Terminology - Urinary System

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name of a collection of tiny capillaries that forms in the shape of a small ball.
    • A. 

      Arterioles

    • B. 

      Glomerulus

    • C. 

      Nephron

  • 2. 
    A hollow, muscular sac, is a temporary reservoir for urine.
    • A. 

      Urethra

    • B. 

      Kidney

    • C. 

      Urinary Bladder

  • 3. 
    A depression on the medial border of the kidney.  Blood vessels and nerves pass through this.
    • A. 

      Hilum

    • B. 

      Trigone

    • C. 

      Meatus

  • 4. 
    Tube for injecting or removing fluids.
    • A. 

      Catheter

    • B. 

      Creatinine

    • C. 

      Filtration

  • 5. 
    Opening or Canal.
    • A. 

      Renal Artery

    • B. 

      Meatus

    • C. 

      Urea

  • 6. 
    Hormone secreted by the kidney.
    • A. 

      Uric Acid

    • B. 

      Renin

    • C. 

      Medulla

  • 7. 
    Cyst/o
    • A. 

      Urinary Bladder

    • B. 

      Kidney

    • C. 

      Liver

  • 8. 
    Pyel/o
    • A. 

      Tongue

    • B. 

      Uteres

    • C. 

      Renal Pelvis

  • 9. 
    Vesic/o
    • A. 

      Uninary Bladder

    • B. 

      Stone

    • C. 

      Ketone

  • 10. 
    Azot/o
    • A. 

      Potassium

    • B. 

      Sugar

    • C. 

      Nitrogen

  • 11. 
    Glomerulonephritis
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the glomeruli within the kidney

    • B. 

      Renal Calculi

    • C. 

      Renal Failure

  • 12. 
    Inflammation of the connective tissue that lies between the renal tubules.
    • A. 

      Interstitial Nephritis

    • B. 

      Ketone Bodies

    • C. 

      Bilirubin

  • 13. 
    Pyelonephritis
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the lining of the renal pelvis and renal parenchyma

    • B. 

      Inability to urinate

    • C. 

      Tumor of the urinary bladder

  • 14. 
    High blood pressure caused by an abnormal condition, such as glomerulonephritis
    • A. 

      Diabetes

    • B. 

      Chronic Kidney Disease

    • C. 

      Secondary Hypertension

  • 15. 
    Antidiuretic hormone is not secreted adequately, or the kidney is resistant to its effect.
    • A. 

      Diabetes Mellitus

    • B. 

      Diabetes Insipudus

    • C. 

      Wilms Tumor

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