Chapter 09: The Vascular System
#1. anastomosis - a communication between two blood vessels without any intervening capillary network #2. aneurysm - permanent localized dilation of an artery, with an increase in diameter of 1.5 ti...
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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 54: 3D and 4D Evaluation of Fetal Anomalies
#1. acquisition - method of collecting patient anatomy as a series of slices, which are then processed and stored for display as 3D volume data #2. automatic acquisition - method of collecting patie...
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Chapter 40: The Sonographic and Doppler Evaluation of the Female Pelvis
#1. adnexa - structure or tissue next to or near another related structure; the ovaries and the fallopian tubes are in the adnexa of the uterus #2. anteverted - tipped forward #3. arcuate vessels -...
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Chapter 62: The Fetal Abdomen
#1. asplenia - no development of splenic tissue #2. choledochal cyst - cystic growth of the common bile duct #3. cholelithiasis - gallstones #4. cystic fibrosis - congenital condition characterize...
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Chapter 02: Introduction to Physical Findings, Physiology, and Laboratory Data
#1. acidic - a type of solution that contains more hydrogen ions than hydroxyl ions #2. acidosis - an actual increase in the acidity of blood due to an accumulation of acids (as in diabetic acidosis...
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Chapter 13: The Gastrointestinal Tract
#1. abscess - localized collection of pus surrounded by inflamed tissue #2. absorption - process of nutrient molecules passing through wall of intestine into blood or lymph system #3. alimentary tra...
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Chapter 17: The Peritoneal Cavity and Abdominal Wall
#1. abscess - localized collection of pus #2. ascites - accumulation of serous fluid in the peritoneal cavity #3. gutters - most dependent areas in the flanks of the abdomen and pelvis where fluid ...
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Chapter 36: Intracranial Cerebrovascular Evaluation
#1. anterior cerebral artery (ACA) - smaller of the two terminal branches of the internal carotid artery #2. anterior communicating artery (ACoA) - a short vessel that connects the anterior cerebral...
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Chapter 31: Anatomic and Physiologic Relationships within the Thoracic Cavity
#1. atrioventricular valves - valves located between the atria and ventricle #2. continuous murmur - heart murmur that begins in systole and continues without interruption through the time of the se...
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Chapter 34: Fetal Echocardiography: Congenital Heart Disease
#1. aortic stenosis - abnormal development of the cusps of the aortic valve that results in thickened and domed leaflets #2. atrial septal defect - communication between the left atrium and right at...
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Chapter 15: The Spleen
#1. accessory spleen (splenunculus) - results from failure of fusion of separate splenic masses forming on the dorsal mesogastrium; most commonly found in the splenic hilum or along the splenic vesse...
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Chapter 46: Clinical Ethics for Obstetric Sonography
#1. autonomy - self-governing or self-directing freedom and especially moral independence; the right of persons to choose and to have their choices respected #2. beneficence - bringing about good by...
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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 57: Amniotic Fluid, Fetal Membranes, and Fetal Hydrops
#1. amniotic band syndrome (ABS) - multiple fibrous strands of amnion that develop in utero and may entangle fetal parts to cause amputations or malformations of the fetus #2. amniotic cavity - form...
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