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Exam Name___________________________________ TRUE/FALSE. Write 'T' if the statement is true and 'F' if the statement is false. 1) A swelling of the scrotum caused by fluid accumulation within the testes is a hydrocele. 1) 2) Priapism is a twisted spermatic cord. 2) 3) The prostate - specific antigen, or PSA, test measures the level of a protein in the blood, which, if elevated, suggests the presence of prostate cancer. 3) 4) A fistula is an abnormal passage from one hollow organ to another organ or free surface. 4) 5) A fibroid tumor is a cancerous tumor of the uterus. 5) 6) Hysteroptosis is a prolapsed or fallen uterus. 6) 7) A false pregnancy is known as pseudocyesis. 7) 8) Respiratory distress syndrome is a disease of premature infants in which the lung cells are too immature for adequate breathing. 8) 9) A sudden termination of pregnancy without apparent cause is known as a miscarriage or spontaneous abortion. 9) 10) A sexually transmitted disease caused by a spirochete that causes chancres as the first symptom is genital herpes. 10) SHORT ANSWER. Write the word or phrase that best completes each statement or answers the question. 11) A specialist in women's health is called a(n) ________. 11) 12) The condition of an undescended testis is known as ________. 12) 13) A surgical procedure that removes the prepuce covering the glans penis is called a ________. 13) 14) The abbreviation TURP stands for ________. 14) 15) The medical term for the surgical removal/severing of the vas deferens as a form of male birth control is ________. 15) 16) The medical term that means "absence of menstrual discharge" is ________. 16) 17) The two combining forms that mean "uterus" are hyster/o and ________. 17) 1
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18) The medical term for white or yellowish discharge from the vagina is ________. 18) 19) Now that Dr. Jones' patient has turned 40, her doctor recommends she have an X-ray image of the breast. The medical name for this is a(n) ________. 19) 20) Inflammation of the vagina is called ________. 20) 21) The use of a curette to scrape and remove the endometrium of the uterus is ________. 21) 22) A patient was diagnosed with breast cancer and needed to have a breast removed. The medical term for surgical removal of the breast is ________. 22) 23) Severe nausea and vomiting during pregnancy that can cause severe dehydration is ________. 23) 24) A pregnancy that occurs outside the uterus is known as ________. 24) 25) A specialist in prenatal development, pregnancy, and childbirth is a(n) ________. 25) 26) The virus that causes AIDS is abbreviated ________. 26) 27) A sexually transmitted disease caused by a protozoan, and that has more evident symptoms in women such as vaginal discharge, is ________.
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