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CYSTOSCOPY
DIRECT VISUAL EXAMINATION OF THE URINARY BLADDER WITH AN ENDOSCOPE. (CYSTOSCOPE)
ORCHIOPEXY
AN OPERATION TO CORRECT CYRIPTOCHISM
URETER
TUBE THAT LEADS DOWN FROM THE KIDNEY TO THE BLADDER
CIRCUMCISION
SURGICAL PROCEDURE TO REMOVE THE PREPUCE OF THE PENIS
SCROTUM
EXTERNAL SAC THAT CONTAINS THE TESTES IN MEN
TESTICLE
MALE GONAD THAT PRODUCES SPERMATOZOA AND THE HORMONE TESTOSTERONE
HYPOSPADIAS
CONGENITAL OPENING OF THE MALE URETHRA ON THE UNDERSURFACE OF THE PENIS
PROSTATE
GLAND, IN MEN, AT THE BASE OF THE URINARY BLADDER THAT SECRETES A FLUID INTO THE URETHRA DURING EJACULATION
BULBOURETHRA GLANDS
ONE OF A PAIR OF EXOCRINE GLANDS NEAR THE MALE URETHRA
VAS DEFERNS
NARROW TUBE (ONE ON EACH SIDE) THAT CARRIES SPERM FROM THE EPIDIDYMIS INTO THE BODY AND TOWARD THE URETHRA, ALSO CALLED DUCTUS DEFERENS
SEMINAL VESICLES
EITHER OF PAIRED SAC-LIKE MALE GLANDS THAT SECRETE A FLUID INTO THE VAS DEFERENS
EJACULATORY DUCT
TUBE THROUGH WHICH SEMEN ENTERS THE URETHRA
TURP
TRANSURETHRAL RESECTION OF THE PROSTATE- EXCISION OF THE PARTS OF THE PROSTATE GLAND USING A RESECTOSCOPE THROUGH THE URETHRA
URETEROLITHOTOMY
REMOVAL OF A URETHRAL STONE
MARSHALL-MARCHETTI-KRANTZ
VESICLE URETHRAL SUSPENSION
KIDNEY TRANSPLANT
SURGICAL TRANSFER OF A COMPLETE KIDNEY FROM A DONOR TO A RECIPIENT
SUPRAPIBIC PROSTATECTOMY
REMOVAL OF THE PROSTATE THROUGHT A SUPRAPUBIC OPENING (ABOVE THE PUBIC BONE)
PROSTATECTOMY
SURGICAL REMOVAL OF THE PROSTATE GLAND
NEPHROSTOMY
TEMPORARY OPENING TO THE OUTSIDE OF THE BODY (FROM THE RENAL PELVIS
URETER / O
URETER
URETHR / O
URETHRA
VESIC / O
URINARY BLADDER
LITH / O
STONE
NOCT / I
NIGHT
-TRIPSY
TO CRUSH
SPECIFIC GRAVITY
THE AMOUNT OF WASTE, MINERALS, AND SOLIDS IN THE URINE
GLOMERULONEPHRITIS
INFLAMMATION OF THE KIDNEY GLOMERULUS
PD
PERITONEAL DIALYSIS (PROCESS OF SEPERATING NITROGENOUS WASTE MATERIALS FROM THE BLOODSTREAM WHEN THE KIDNEYS NO LONGER FUNCTION)
POLYCYSTIC KIDNEYS
MULTIPLE FLUID-FILLED SACS (CYSTS) WITHIN AND UPON THE KIDNEYS
PYELONEPHRITIS
INFLAMMATION OF THE RENAL PELVIS AND RENAL MEDULLA
INTRAVENOUS PYELOGRAM (IVP)
X-RAY IMAGES OF THE KIDNEYS AND URETERS AFTER INJECTION OF CONTRAST INTO THE VEIN
KIDNEY, URETERS, BLADDER (KUB)
X-RAY EXAMINATION (WITH OUT CONTRAST) OF THE KIDNEYS, URETERS, AND BLADDER
ADH
ANTIDIURETIC HORMONE (PREVENTS WATER FROM BEING REABSORBED INTO THE BLOODSTREAM
CAPD
CONTINOUS AMBULATORY PERITONEAL DIALYSIS
CRF
CHRONIC RENAL FAILURE
ESRD
END STAGE RENAL DISEASE
ESWL
EXTRACORPOREAL SHOCKWAVE LITHOTRIPSY - SHOCK WAVES CRUSH URINARY TRACT STONES, WHICH THEN PASS FROM THE BODY IN URINE
IC
INTERCTITIAL CYSTITIS
PKU
PHENYLKETONES ARE SUBSTANCES THAT ACCUMULATE IN THE URINE OF INFANTS BORN LACKING AN IMPORTANT ENZYME NECESSARY IN CELLS TO CHANGE ONE AMINO ACID (PHENYLALANINE} TO ANOTHER AMINO ACID (TYROSINE) CAN LEAD TO MENTAL RETARDATION
VCUG
VOIDING CYSTOURETHROGRAM- X-RAY RECORD (WITH CONTRAST) OF THE URINARY BLADDER, URETERS, AND URETHRA WHILE THE PATIENT IS EXPELLING URINE
ARF
ACUTE RENAL FAILURE
BUN
MEASUREMENT OF UREA LEVELS IN BLOOD
HD
HEMODIALYSIS
ADRENAL GLANDS
PAIRED ORGANS SECRETE BOTH STEROIDS AND HORMONES NECESSARY FOR BODY FUNCTION
URINARY BLADDER
FUNCTIONS AS A RESERVOIR FOR URINE
PYELOLITHOTOMY
SURGICAL ENTRY INTO THE HILUM OF THE KIDNEY
ILEAL CONDUIT
PROCEDURE IN WHICH THE FUNCTIONAL BLADDER IS CONSTRUCTED WITH A LOOP OF BOWEL THAT IS BROUGHT OUT OF THE ABDOMINAL WALL. A STOMA IS CREATED FOR URINARY DRAINAGE
SIMPLE NEPHRECTOMY
SURGICAL REMOVAL OF ONE KIDNEY
SUPRAPUBIC CYSTOSTOMY
PLACEMENT OF A SUPRAPUBIC CATHETER INTO THE BLADDER FOR DRAINAGE