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Anuria
complete abscence of urine production
Calculus
abnormal stone made of mineral salts found within an animal body
Cystocentesis
surgical puncture of the bladder to aspirate urine
Cryptorchid
undescended testicle/testicles
Cystitis
inflammation and infection of the bladder
Hematuria
blood in the urine
Dysuria
painful or difficult urination
Pyelolithotomy
removal of claculus fro the pelvis of the kidney through an incision
Polydipsia
excessive thirst
Incontinence
inability to retain urine or feces
Incision
a cut made with a knife for surgical purposes
Nephrotomy
Surgical incision in the kidney
Pneumocystography
a procedure in which the bladder is inflated with air and x-rayed
Specific Gravity
weight of a fluid compared to an equal volume of water
Renal
pertaining to the kidneys
Pyuria
pus cells in the urine
Renal Pelvis
the expanded end of the ureter that lies within the kidney
Urea
waste product from the liver that is normally excreted by the kidneys
Uremia
abnormally increased amount of urea in the blood
Ureters
tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder
Urethra
tube through which urine is released from the body
Urolith
a calculus in the urine
Urolithiasis
formation of urinary calculi