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pertaining to bladder/ureter
vesicoureteric
condition or increase of bacteria
bacteriosis
pertaining to across or through the urethra
transurethral
record of urine
urogram
inflammation of urethra/bladder
urethrocystitis
falling or downward displacement of kidney
nephroptosis
condition of much thirst
polydipsia
condition or increase of hard little ball
glomerulosclerosis
inflammation of pus in kidney
pyonephritis
study of urine
urology
creation of an opening in the ureter/bladder
ureterovesicostomy
discharge of sugar
glycorrhea
meatus (opening) / incision
meatotomy
condition or increase of renal pelvis (basin) / kidney
pyelonephrosis
process of examination of bladder
cystoscopy
pertaining to above the kidney
suprarenal
formation or presence of kidney stone
nephrolithiasis
ureter / pouching or hernia
ureterocele
pertaining to protein
albuminous
process of recording renal pelvis (basin)
pyelography
inflammation of the kidney
nephritis
degenerative condition of the kidney
nephrosis
incision in the kidney
nephrotomy
suture of a kidney
nephrorrhaphy
removal of the kidney
nephrectomy
incision into the kidney for the removal of stones
nephrolithotomy
a narrowed conditon of the urethra
urethral stenosis
procedure for disintegration of kidney stones
extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy
indwelling catheter inserted in the bladder through an abdominal incision above the pubic bone
suprapubic catheter
specialized endoscope to remove lesions from the bladder, prostate gland, and urethra
resectoscope
strengthen muscles of the pelvic floor to maintain proper organ placement and retain urine
Kegel exercises
hidden blood
occult blood
a record that measures urinary volume, bladder pressure, and capacity
cystometrogram
method of replacing the function of the kidneys to removing impurities from the blood using the peritoneum as a filter
peritoneal dialysis
plain x-ray taken to detect obvious pathology before further imaging
scout film
inflammation of the bladder
cystitis
involuntary discharge of urine or feces
incontinence
involuntary discharge of urine
enuresis
bed wetting during sleep
nocturnal enuresis
dilation and pooling of urine in the kidney caused by obstruction of outflow of urine
hydronephrosis
inherited condition of multiple cysts that gradually form in the kidney in adult life
adult polycystic kidney disease
urinating at night
nocturia
scanty urination
oliguria
painful urination
dysuria
presence of ketone bodies in the urine
ketonuria
presence of blood in the urine
hematuria
presence of pus (white cells/infection) in the urine
pyuria
sugar
glyc/o
proteinuria
albuminuria
uremia
azotemia
ren/o
nephr/o
vesic/o
cyst/o
diuretic
urination
kidney biopsy
renal Bx
nitrite
bacteriuria
catheter
Foley
urinary diversion
neobladder
bile pigment
urobilinogen
basin
pyel/o
opening
meat/o
protein
albumin/o
bladder
vesic/o
alb
albumin
IVP
intravenous pyelogram
ESWL
extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy
UTI
urinary tract infection
SUI
stress urinary incontinence
excess of urea and other nitrogenous waste in the blood as a result of kidney failure
uremia
azotemia
urine
ur/o
thirst
dips/o
pus
py/o
bladder
vesic/o
protein
albumin/o
kidney
nephr/o
opening
meat/o
basin
pyel/o
stone
lith/o