Introduction to Medical Terminology: The Urinary System - Quiz B Flashcards
Which term describes the increased excretion of urine?
Which condition is the distention of the pelvis of a kidney?
Which condition is the enlargement of the renal pelvis due to an obstruction of the flow of urine?
Which term means difficult or painful urination?
Which condition is also known as bed-wetting?
Which medical term describes an inflammation of a kidney?
Which procedure is the surgical fixation of a floating kidney?
Which structure is the outer region of the kidney?
Which surgical procedure is an incision into the renal pelvis?
Which condition occurs when the detrusor muscle in the wall of the bladder is too active?
Which condition is characterized by abnormally high concentrations of protein in the urine?
Which procedure is the removal of a stone through a surgical incision into the kidney?
Which toxic condition results from renal failure?
Which diagnostic procedure is a radiographic study of the kidneys, ureters, and bladder without the use of a contrast medium?
Which procedure is the surgical fixation of the bladder to the abdominal wall?
Which condition is a urinary problem caused by interference with the normal nerve pathways associated with urination?
In which congenital abnormality is the urethral opening on the upper surface of the penis?
Which procedure involves the placement of a catheter into the bladder through a small incision made in the abdominal wall?
Which disorder is characterized by the presence of kidney stones?
Which condition is an inflammation of the prostate gland?