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Anuria
absence of urine >100 mL/day
Bacteriuria
bacteria in urine 100,000 bacterial/mL
cystectomy
surgical removal of all or part of urinary bladder
cystitis
inflammation of urinary bladder and ureters
cystotomy
incision made in bladder
diuresis
formation and secretion of urine
diuretic
promotes formation and excretion of urine (drug)
dysuria
painful, burning urination
hematuria
blood in urine
incontinence
inability to control urination
nephrectomy
surgical removal of kidney
nephrolithiasis
calculi in kidney/ kidney stone
nephroptosis
placement ofa kidney or dropping of
oliguria
diminished capacity to form and pass urine
polyuria
abnormally large amounts of urine excretion
uremia
excessive amounts of urea and othe nirogenous waste in blood that should be excreted in urine
uretheritis
inflammation of ureter
urethrittis
inflammation of urethra