The Urinary System Quiz B

The Urinary System Quiz B - nephrolithotomy 13. Which toxic...

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The Urinary System - Quiz B 1. Which term describes the increased excretion of urine? diuresis 2. Which condition is the distention of the pelvis of a kidney? nephrectasis 3. Which condition is the enlargement of the renal pelvis due to an obstruction of the flow of urine? hydronephrosis 4. Which term means difficult or painful urination? dysuria 5. Which condition is also known as bed-wetting? nocturnal enuresis 6. Which medical term describes an inflammation of a kidney? nephritis 7. Which procedure is the surgical fixation of a floating kidney? nephropexy 8. Which structure is the outer region of the kidney? renal cortex 9. Which surgical procedure is an incision into the renal pelvis? pyelotomy 10. Which condition occurs when the detrusor muscle in the wall of the bladder is too active? overactive bladder 11. Which condition is characterized by abnormally high concentrations of protein in the urine? hyperproteinuria 12. Which procedure is the removal of a stone through a surgical incision into the kidney?
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Unformatted text preview: nephrolithotomy 13. Which toxic condition results from renal failure? uremia 14. Which diagnostic procedure is a radiographic study of the kidneys, ureters, and bladder without the use of a contrast medium? KUB 15. Which procedure is the surgical fixation of the bladder to the abdominal wall? cystopexy 16. Which condition is a urinary problem caused by interference with the normal nerve pathways associated with urination? neurogenic bladder 17. In which congenital abnormality is the urethral opening on the upper surface of the penis? epispadias 18. Which procedure involves the placement of a catheter into the bladder through a small incision made in the abdominal wall? suprapubic catheterization 19. Which disorder is characterized by the presence of kidney stones? nephrolithiasis 20. Which condition is an inflammation of the prostate gland? prostatitis...
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course HRP 2303 taught by Professor Judithguetzow during the Spring '12 term at Texas Pan American.

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