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albumin/o
albumin
azot/o
nitrogenous waste
cyst/o
bladder
meat/o
meatus
noct/i
night
olig/o
scanty
py/o
pus
pyel/o
renal pelvis
ren/o
kidney
vesic/o
bladder
-ectasia
dilation
-lithiasis
condition of stones
-ptosis
drooping
-tripsy
surgical crushing
uremia
when waste products stay in the body instead of being excreted out
urinary meatus
opening from the urethra to the outside of the body
hilum
center of the medial curve of a kidney
cortex
the outer portion of the kidney
urine production occurs in three stages:
filtration, reabsorption, secretion
anuria
supression of urine formation and excretion
calculus
a stone formed within an organ by accumulation of mineral salts
enuresis
involuntary discharge of the urin long after voluntary reflex should have established
mictuition
urination