Chapter 42: Pathology of the Ovaries
#1. androgen - substance that stimulates the development of male characteristics, such as the hormones testosterone and androsterone #2. corpus luteum cyst - small endocrine structure that develops ...
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Chapter 22: The Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
#1. adenoma - benign thyroid neoplasm characterized by complete fibrous encapsulation #2. anaplastic carcinoma - rare, undifferentiated carcinoma occurring in middle age #3. branchial cleft cyst - ...
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Chapter 39: Normal Anatomy and Physiology of the Female Pelvis
#1. amenorrhea - the absence of menstruation #2. anteflexed - position of the uterus when the uterine fundus bends forward toward the cervix #3. anteverted - position of the uterus when the uterus ...
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Chapter 14: The Urinary System
#1. afferent arteriole - small artery that carries blood into the glomerulus of the nephron #2. arcuate arteries - small arteries that lie at the bases of the renal pyramids and appear as echogeni...
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Chapter 44: The Role of Ultrasound in Evaluating Female Infertility
#1. assisted reproductive technology (ART) - technologies that use male and female gametes to assist the infertility patient to become pregnant; these methods include in vitro fertilization, gamete t...
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Chapter 35: Extracranial Cerebrovascular Evaluation
#1. amaurosis fugax - transient partial or complete loss of vision in one eye #2. aphasia - inability to communicate by speech or writing #3. ataxia - impaired ability to coordinate movement, espec...
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Chapter 56: The Umbilical Cord
#1. allantoic duct - elongated duct that contributes to development of the umbilical cord and placenta during the first trimester #2. battledore placenta - marginal or eccentric insertion of the umb...
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Chapter 41: Pathology of the Uterus
#1. adenomyosis - benign invasive growth of the endometrium into the myometrial layer that may cause heavy, painful menstrual bleeding #2. cervical polyp - hyperplastic protrusion of the epithelium ...
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Chapter 26: The Pediatric Abdomen: Jaundice and Common Surgical Conditions
#1. Acholic - describes the absence or deficiency of bile secretion or failure of the bile to enter the alimentary tract (i.e., secondary to obstruction); the stool is claylike and colorless #2. appe...
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Chapter 28: The Neonatal and Pediatric Pelvis
#1. Anorchidism - the bilateral absence of testes #2. bicornuate uterus - duplication of the uterus and uterine horn or branches #3. cryptorchidism - failure of the testes to descend into the scrot...
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Chapter 27: The Neonatal and Pediatric Kidneys and Adrenal Glands
#1. adrenal hemorrhage - occurs when the fetus is stressed during a difficult delivery or a hypoxic insult (lack of oxygen) #2. arcuate arteries - lie at the base of the medullary pyramids and appea...
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Chapter 53: Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Anomalies
#1. alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) - protein manufactured by the fetus, which can be studied in amniotic fluid and maternal serum; elevations of alpha-fetoprotein may indicate fetal anomalies (neural tube, ...
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Chapter 07: Anatomic and Physiologic Relationships within the Abdominal Cavity
#1. anterior pararenal space - located between the anterior surface of the renal fascia and the posterior area of the peritoneum #2. ascites - accumulation of serous fluid in the peritoneal cavity #...
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Chapter 48: First Trimester Complications
#1. acrania - partial or complete absence of the cranium #2. anembryonic pregnancy (blighted ovum) - gestational sac without an embryo #3. anencephaly - congenital absence of the brain and cranial ...
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