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 50: Obstetric Measurements and Gestational Age
#1. abdominal circumference (AC) - measurement at the level of the stomach, left portal vein, and left umbilical vein #2. age range analysis (ARA) - fetal parameters of size and proportionality expr...
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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 60: The Fetal Thorax
#1. asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy - significantly narrow diameter of the chest in a fetus #2. bronchogenic cyst - most common lung cyst detected prenatally #3. congenital bronchial atresia - pulm...
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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 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 47: The Normal First Trimester
#1. amniotic cavity - cavity in which the fetus exists; it forms early in gestation and fills with amniotic fluid to protect the fetus #2. chorionic cavity - surrounds the amniotic cavity; the yolk ...
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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 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 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 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 18: Abdominal Applications of Ultrasound Contrast Agents
#1. acoustic emission - occurs when an appropriate level of acoustic energy is applied to the tissue; the microbubbles first oscillate and then rupture; the rupture of the microbubbles results in ran...
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Chapter 37: Peripheral Arterial Evaluation
#1. anterior tibial artery - begins at the popliteal artery and travels down the lateral calf in the anterior compartment to the level of the ankle #2. axillary artery - continuation of the subclavi...
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Chapter 32: Introduction to Echocardiographic Evaluation and Technique
#1. color flow mapping (CFM) - ability to display blood flow in multiple colors depending on the velocity, direction of flow, and extent of turbulence #2. continuous wave probe - probe with which so...
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