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pyel/o
renal pelvis
pyeloplasty
surgical repair of the renal pelvis
pyelonephritis/nephropyelitis
inflammation of the kidney and renal pelvis
pyelogram
xray of the renal pelvis
ureter/o
ureter
ureterolith
stone in the ureter
rrhaphy
suturing
ureterorrhaphy
suturing of the ureter
cystorrhaphy
suturing of the urinary bladder
urethr/o
urethra
urethrotomy
incision into the urethra
urethrospasm
spasm of the urethra
urethrocystitis
inflammation of the urethra and bladder
rrhagia
hemorrhage
gastrorrhagia
hemorrhage of the stomach``
sperm/o (i), spermat/o
sperm
spermatogenesis
formation of sperm
spermolysis, spermatolysis
destruction of sperm
cide
kill or destroy
spermicide
agent used to kill sperm
orchid/o, orchi/o, orch/o
testicle
cryptorchidism
undescended testicle
orchidoplasty, orchiopexy, orchidopexy
surgical repair of an undescended testicle
orchidotomy
incision into the testicle
prostat/o
prostate gland
prostatitis
inflammation of the prostate gland
seminoma
seminal tissue tumor
prostatorrhea
abnormal discharge from the prostate gland
prostatectomy
excision of the prostate gland
oogenesis
formation of eggs
oophoroma
tumor of the ovary
pexy
surgical fixation
oophoropexy
surgical fixation of a prolapsed ovary
salping/o
fallopian tube
salpingitis
inflammation of the fallopian tube
salpingectomy
excision of the fallopian tube
colp/o
vagina`
vaginopathy, colpopathy
disease of the vagina
colpoplasty
surgical repair of the vagina
colposcope
instrument used to examine the vagina
hyster/o
uterus
hysterectomy
excision of the uterus
hysterosalpingogram
xray of the uterus and fallopian tubes
hysteropathy, metropathy
disease of the uterus
endometrium
lining of the ueterus
endometriosis
condition where endometrial-like tissue is found outside the uterus
hysteroptosis
prolapsed uterus
hysteropexy
surgical fixation of the uterus
gynecology
study of female disorders
vas/o
vessel
vasodilation
enlargement of the diameter of a vessel
vasoconstriction
decrease in size of the diameter of a vessel
vasorrhaphy
suturing of a vessel
vasectomy
excision of the vas deferens
stomat/o
mouth
stomatitis
inflammation of the mouth
stomatalgia, stomatodynia`
mouth pain
gloss/o
tongue
hypoglossal, sublingual
under the tongue
plegia
paralysis
cheil/o
lip
cheiloplasty
surgical repair of the lip
gingiv/o
gums
gingivitis
inflammtion of the gums
mastication
chewing
esophag/o
esophagus
stenosis
narrowing
esophagostenosis
narrowing of the esophagus
gastroesophageal, esophagogastric
pertaining to the esophagus and stomach
ectasia
stretching or dilation
enter/o
small intestine
atresia
congenital absence of a normal opening
hepatomegaly
enlarged liver
divertula
outpouching or pockets in the colon wall
dysentery
disorder of the intestines causing pain and diarrhea
proctoplegia
paralysis of the rectum
splen/o
spleen
rectocele
herniation of the rectum
anastamosis
joining of two tubular structures
sigmoidoscopy
procedure of looking into the sigmoid colon
colostomy
making an artificial opening in the colon
enteroclysis
irrigation of the small intestine for the purpose of xray
splenorrhagia
hemorrhage of the spleen
splenorrhaphy
suturing of the spleen
splenomegaly
enlarged spleen