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Ch.8 Female reproductive system

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anamariefalke's version from 2016-03-10 07:28

Section 1

Question Answer
arche/ofirst, beginnig
cervic/ocervix
colp/o, vagin/ovagina
culd/ocul-de-sac
episi/o, vulv/ovulva
gynec/o, gyn/owomen
hymen/ohymen
hyster/o, metr/o, mert/iuterus
mamm/o, mast/obreast
men/omenstration
oophor/oovary
perine/operineum
salping/outerine tube (fallopian tube)
peri-surrounding
-atresiaabsence of normal body opening; closure
-salpinxuterine tube (fallopian tube)
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Section 2

Question Answer
adenomyosisendometrium tissue grows in the urterus
breast cancermalignant tumor in the breast
cervical cancermalignant tumor of the cervix
endometrial cancermalignant tumor of the endometrium ( uterine cancer)
endometriosisendometrial tissues grows outside the uterus
fibrocystic breast conditioncyst in the breast
fibroid tumorbenign tumor of the uterine muscle
ovarian cancermalignant tumor of the ovary
pelvic inflammatory diseaseinflammation of pelvic organs
prolapsed uterusdisplacement of the uterus
toxic shock syndromebacterial infections from leaving tampons in too long
vesicovaginal fistulaabnormal opening between bladder and vagina
anterior and posterior colporrhaphyrepair of weakened vaginal wall
conizationremoval of cone-shaped area of the cervix
dilation and curettagewiden the cervix and scrap endometrium
endometrial ablationremove or destroy the enometrium
myomectomyremoving of a fibroid tumor from uterus
sentinel lymph node biopsyinjection of blue dye or radioactive isotope to examine the lymph nodes to check for breast cancer
pap smearstudy of cervical and vaginal secretions to check for cancer
tubal ligationclosure of fallopian tubes
transvaginal sonographyultrasound to view ovaries, uterus, cervix, uterine tubes ect.
contraceptionprevention of conception
dyspareuniapainful, difficult intercourse
fistulaabnormal passageway between two organs
menopausestoppage of menstration
speculuminstrument for opening body cavity
premenstrual syndrome PMSphysical and emotional symtoms 10 days before menstration
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