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hemat/o
blood
lith/o
stone
noct/o
night
olig/o
few;diminished
py/o
pus
an-
without
dys-
abnormal;painful;difficult
poly-
many
-cele
hernia; protrusion
-gram
record; x-ray film
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-pexy
surgical fixation
-ptosis
drooping; sagging
-scope
instrument for viewing
-scopy
process of viewing
-(o)stomy
creation of a new or artificial opening
-(o)tomy
incision into
-tripsy
crushing
Hematuria
presence of blood in the urine
Nephrolithiasis
presence of stones in the kidney;kidney stones;renal calculi
nocturia
excessive urination at night
oliguria
diminished urine secreation
pyuria
presence of pus in he urine
anuria
absence of urine
polyuria
excessive urination
cystocele
hernia of the urinary bladder through the vaginal wall
intravenous pyelogram(IVP)
the record of the internal structures of the kidneys,ureters,urinary bladder, and urethra, by injecting a die in veins
cystograph
instrument for recording the urinary bladder
cystography
process of recording an x-ray of the urinary bladder
cystopexy
surgical fixation of the urinary bladder
nephroptosis
downward displacement of the kidney
cystoscope
the instrument used to visualize the interior of the urinary bladder
cystoscopy
visual examination of the interior of the urinary bladder using a cystoscope
cystolithotomy
incision into the bladder to remove stones
lithrotripsy
intentional crushing of stones for the purpose of removal