The opening to the cervical canal of the uterus is called the CORRECT ANSWER

# The opening to the cervical canal of the uterus is

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The opening to the cervical canal of the uterus is called the ________. CORRECT ANSWER: external os see more 10. The sexually transmitted infection that is caused by an amoeba-like single-celled organism is called ________. CORRECT ANSWER: trichomoniasis
see more 11. The tissue that sits on top of the testis and collects and stores sperm is the _________. CORRECT ANSWER: epididymis see more 12. Removal of an ovary is called a/n ________. CORRECT ANSWER: oophorectomy see more 13. The term that is defined as "excessive bleeding during menstruation" is _________. CORRECT ANSWER: menorrhagia see more 14. The condition of having a prolapsed uterus is called ________. CORRECT ANSWER: hysteroptosis see more 15. The abbreviation TAB refers to ________. CORRECT ANSWER: therapeutic abortion see more 16. The combining form that means vagina is _________.
CORRECT ANSWER: colp/o see more 17. The combining form zo/o is defined as ________. CORRECT ANSWER: animal or living thing see more 18. The acronym for a blood test that is done to look for chemical indicators of possible prostate cancer is ________. CORRECT ANSWER: PSA see more 19. An abnormal dilation of the veins within the spermatic cord is a condition known as _________. CORRECT ANSWER: varicocele see more 20. The sexually transmitted infection that is caused by a yeastlike fungus is _________. CORRECT ANSWER: candidiasis see more 21. The condition of having blood collecting in the fallopian tube is called ________. CORRECT ANSWER: hematosalpinx
see more 22. The term testalgia has the same meaning as _________. CORRECT ANSWER: orchialgia see more 23. The term that means “condition of difficult labor” is _________. CORRECT ANSWER: dystocia see more 24. The medical term for a miscarriage is ________. CORRECT ANSWER: spontaneous abortion see more 25. A cleft palate, where the roof of the mouth does not close completely, is considered a _________. CORRECT ANSWER: congenital anomaly see more 26. A woman with pain in the breasts has _________. CORRECT ANSWER: mastalgia see more 27. Fluid accumulation in the scrotum, most commonly from trauma, is called a/n ________.
CORRECT ANSWER: hydrocele see more 28. The term dysmenorrhea is built from ________. CORRECT ANSWER: a prefix, one combining form, and a suffix see more 29. The term for the condition in which the testis has not descended from the abdominal cavity into the scrotum is ________. CORRECT ANSWER: cryptorchidism see more 30. An abnormal discharge from the prostate gland is known as ________. CORRECT ANSWER: prostatorrhea see more 31. Which of the following terms describes an abnormal discharge of amniotic fluid from the amniotic sac? CORRECT ANSWER: amniorrhea see more 32. The prefix an- is defined as ________. CORRECT ANSWER: absence of see more
33. The commonly used acronym for the process of first dilating or stretching the cervical opening and then inserting a spoon-shaped instrument to scrape the lining of the uterus is _________. CORRECT ANSWER: D&C see more 34. The most common bacteria-caused STI in the United States is ________. CORRECT ANSWER: chlamydia When an egg leaves an ovary, it next enters the _BLANK_ tube.

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