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amni/o
amnion
vulv/o
vulva
LMP
last menstrual period
-salpinx
uterine tube
FSH
follicle-stimulating hormone
BSE
breast self-examination
GYN
gynecology
ov/o
egg
PID
pelvic inflammatory disease
in-
in
TAH-BSO
total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
-cyesis
-gravida
pregnancy
OCP's
oral contraceptive pills
chori/o
chorion/o
chorion
SLN biopsy
sentinel node biopsy;
blue dye or radioisotopes (or both) identifies the first lymph node draining the breast lymphatics
-version
act of turning
HSG
hysterosalpingography
dys-
painful
HPV
human papilloma virus
endo-
within
DUB
dysfunctional uterine bleeding
lact/o
milk
DCIS
ductal carcinoma in situ;
a precancerous breast lesion that indicates a higher risk for invasive ductal breast cancer
-parous
to bear, bring forth
LAVH
laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy
vagin/o
vagina
ECC
endocervical curettage
mamm/o
breast
ERT
estrogen replacement therapy
oophor/o
ovary
TRAM flap
trans/rectus abdominis musculocutaneous flap;
breast reconstruction
-rrhea
discharge
HDN
hemolytic disease of the newborn
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein;
high levels in amniotic fluid of fetus or maternal serum indicate increased risk of neurological birth defects in the infant.
Path
pathology
nat/i
birth
FHR
fetal heart rate
primi-
first
EMB
endometrial biopsy
CIS
carcinoma in situ
SERMs
selective estrogen receptor modulators
ovul/o
egg
IUD
intrauterine device; contraceptive
-tocia
labor, birth
G
gravida (pregnant)
episi/o
vulva
primip
primipara; primiparous
ovari/o
ovary
Para 2-0-1-2
woman's reproductive history;
2 full term infants, 0 preterm, 1 abortion, and 2 living children
o/o
egg
LH
luteinizing hormone
intra-
within
LEEP
loop electrocautery excision procedure
perine/o
perineum
multip
multipara; multiparous
ante-
before, forward
Pap smear
Papanicolaou smear (test for cervical or vaginal cancer)
galact/o
milk
PMS
premenstrual syndrome
C-section
CS
cesarean section
OB
obstetrics
phor/o
to bear
HCG; hCG
human chorionic gonadotropin
multi-
many
DES
diethylstilbestrol;
an estrogen compound used in the treatment of menopausal problems involving estrogen deficiency
salping/o
fallopian tubes
EDC
estimated date of confinement
cervic/o
cervix, neck
culd/o
cul-de-sac
CIN
cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
uter/o
uterus
obstetr/o
midwife
my/o
muscle
metr/o
metri/o
uterus
nulli-
no, not, none
myom/o
muscle tumor
men/o
menses, menstruation
retro-
backward
Cx
cervix
AB
abortion
gynec/o
woman, female
mast/o
breast
colp/o
vagina
-arche
beginning
D&C
dilation (dilatation) and curettage
CVS
chorionic villus sampling
hyster/o
uterus, womb