NURS 120 - Terminology Worksheet Week 4.docx

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Course: NURS 120 WEEK 4 TERMINOLOGY WORKSHEET: RENAL Student Name: Kaycee- Ann Rapanut Define the following terms. Submit your work in a Word document to the drop-box provided in Blackboard. Make sure to include your name on your paper. This terminology is due on the first day of the week assigned. Nephro-kidney Cysto-urinary bladder Pyelo-renal pelvis Hydro- water Glomerulo-glomerulus -lithiasis – breaking down stones Poly-many Cystoscopy- Inspects interior of bladder with a tubular lighted scope (cystoscope) Glomerular filtration rate -the amount of blood filtered by the glomeruli in a given time. Calculus-an abnormal stone formed in body tissues by and accumulation of mineral salts. ileal conduit- system of urinary drainage which a surgeon creates using the small intestine after removing the bladder. Stenosis- narrowing Stricture- an abnormal narrowing of a body passage, especially a tube or a canal
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  • Fall '17
  • urinary tract infection, Urethra, Kaycee- Ann Rapanut

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