Prefix
Patient History, Problems and Complaints
Treatments and Therapies
Diagnosis and Pathology
Abbreviations

100

What is the prefix definition for the word nephr/o?
What is kidney

100

What is another word to urinate?
What is void

100

the placement of a hollow tube into the urethra and into the bladder to allow the bladder to empty itself of urine.
What is urinary catheterization

100

x-ray image of the bladder
What is cystogram

100

extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy
What is ESWL

200

What is the prefix definition for the word lith/o?
What is stone, calculus

200

The involuntary excretion of urine, loss of bladder control
What is urinary incontinence

200

breakdown of a stone
What is lithotripsy

200

x-ray image of the blood vessels of the kidney
What is renal angiogram

200

Overactive Bladder
What is OAB

300

What is the prefix definition for the word urethr/o?
What is urethra

300

Having blood in the urine is referred to as?
What is hematuria

300

surgical removal of the urinary bladder
What is cystectomy

300

enlargement of the prostate
What is prostatomegaly

300

benign prostate hyperplasia
What is BPH

400

What is the prefix definition for the word epididym/o?
What is epididymis

400

Condition in which a person has excessive thirst or excess drinking?
What is polydipsia

400

surgical repair of the urethra
What is urethroplasty

400

condition of stone in the ureter
What is ureterolithiasis

400

prostate-specific antigen
What is PSA

500

What is the prefix definition for the word prostat/o?
What is prostate gland

500

Condition of having pain or disease of he kidney?
What is nephralgia

500

surgical removal of the prostate
What is prostatectomy

500

use of ultrasound probe inserted into the rectum to examine the tissue (usually the prostate)
What is transrectal ultrasonography

500

transurethral resection of the prostate
What is TURP