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  1. cryptorchidism
  2. Spermicide
  3. Androgens
  4. genit/o
  5. gonorrhea
  6. benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
  7. balan/o
  8. Varicocele
  9. Hypogonadism(DC)
  10. genitourinary
  11. erectile dysfunction(ED)
    (DC)
  12. gynecomastia
  13. Testicular abnormalities(DC)
  14. crypt/o
  15. Semen analysis(LP)
  16. pelvic inflammatory disease(PID)
  17. hydrocele testicular abnormalities(DC)
  18. Urologist
  19. leukorrhea
  20. orch/o
    orchi/o
    orchid/o
    test/o
  21. spermat/o
    sperm/o
  22. andr/o
  23. syphilis
  24. epididymotomy
  25. urethroplasty(SP)
  26. prostatectomy(SP)
  27. orchitis testicular abnormalities(DC)
  28. olig/o
  29. cystitis
  30. dysuria
  31. external beam radiation(EBR)
  32. gonadopathy
  33. oligospermia
  34. phimosis(DC)
  35. chlamydia
  36. varic/o
  37. sexually transmitted disease (STD)
  38. prostat/o
  39. priapism(DC)
  40. Vasectomy
  41. vesicul/o
  42. Antiandrogens
  43. -ism
  44. -cide
  45. Spermatocele
  46. spermatogenesis
  47. balanitis (DC)
  48. anorchism
  49. Urology
  50. prostate cancer
  51. testicular torsion testicular abnormalities(DC)
  52. balanoplasty
  53. trichomoniasis
  54. -genesis
  55. genital herpes
  56. Scrotal ultrasound (US) imaging
  57. gonad/o
  58. prostate ultrasound (US) imaging
  59. vasectomy(SP)
  60. -spadias
  61. Sterility(DC)
  62. Radical prostatectomy
  63. Prostatomegaly
  64. epi-
  65. androgenic
  66. brachytherapy
  67. Testalgia
  68. prostatitis(DC)
  69. Orchialgia
  70. brachy-
  71. epispadias
  72. Ultrasound (US) imaging
  73. bilateral orchiectomy
  74. Spermatocele testicular abnormalities(DC)
  75. combined hormonal therapy
  76. epididym/o
  77. Antivirals
  78. epididymitis testicular abnormalities(DC)
  79. Perineal
  80. Orchidoptosis
  81. digital rectal examination (DRE)
    (MP)
  82. cervicitis
  83. orchidopexy(SP)
  84. orchidotomy (SP)
  85. genital warts
  86. transurethral resection of the prostate gland (TURP)
    (SP)
  87. anorchism testicular abnormalities(DC)
  88. Hypospadias(DC)
  89. circumcision(SP)
  90. hypospadias
  91. testicular mass testicular abnormalities(DC)
  92. vas/o
  93. Spermic
  94. Anti-impotence agents
  95. varicocele testicular abnormalities(DC)
  96. Prostate-specific antigen (PSA)
    (LP)
  97. cryosurgery
  98. arthritis
  99. Vesiculitis
  100. Orchitis
  101. perine/o
  1. a testis (plural testes)
  2. b perineum (area between scrotum [or vulva in female] and anus)
  3. c Any of the various disorders that affects the testes
  4. d gonads, sex glands
  5. e condition
  6. f -Prolonged and often painful erection of the penis, which occurs without sexual stimulation
    -Ass. with sickle cell disease,leukemia, or spinal cord injury
  7. g -absence of 1 or both testes
    -also called anorchia or anorchidism
  8. h killing
  9. i incision of the epididymis
  10. j -(Agents that) kill sperm
    -also called spermaticide
  11. k male
  12. l Pain of a testis
  13. m -contagious diseases, such as syphilis, gonorrhea, HIV, chalmydia, genital warts,chomoniasis,AIDS, and genital herpes
    - transmitted during sexual contract
  14. n Treat viral disorders by inhibiting their development
  15. o enlargement of breast tissue
  16. p -condition without testes
    - is the congenital or acquired absence of one or both testes
  17. q -Removal (of all or part of) the vas deferens
    - bilateral vasactomy is a surgical procedure to produce sterility in the male
  18. r -Screening test that assesses the rectal wall surface with fingers for lesions or evaluates abnormalities of the pelvic area
    - in males, the physician also evaluates the size and consistency of the prostate
  19. s -Suppress the production of androgen
    -used to treat prostate cancer and stop growth of certain cancer cells
  20. t forming or producing sperm
  21. u fissure upon (dorsum of penis)
  22. v -failure of testes to descend into scrotal sac prior to birth
    -correction involves surgical suspension of testes (orchiopexy) in scrotum
    - done before child reaches age 2.inguinal hernia commonly accompanies, hernia may be sutured (herniorrhaphy) at same time
  23. w surgical repair of the glans penis
  24. x Congenital abnormality where the opening of the male urethra is on the under-surface of the penis, instead of at its tip
  25. y Decrease or lack of hormones(testosterone, which plays a key role in masculine growth and development) normally produced by the gonads
  26. z Enlargement of the prostate gland
  27. aa administering antiandrogenic agents as well as hormones that deplete the body of testicular hormones
  28. ab -high-frequency sound waves are directed at soft tissue and reflected as "echoes" to produce an image on a monitor of an internal body structure
    -also called ultrasound, sonography, and echo
  29. ac scanty (decreased production) of sperm
  30. ad -pertaining to maleness
    -the most common androgenic hormone is testosterone
  31. ae physician who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of genitourinary disorders
  32. af test that analyzes a semen sample for volume,number, morphology, and motility to evaluate fertility or verity sterilization after a vasectomy
  33. ag -Swelling and distension of veins of the spermatic cord, somewhat resembling varicose of the legs
    -sometimes causes sterility due to low sperm production or poor sperm quality
  34. ah Pertaining to spermatozoa cells
  35. ai -Swelling containing spermatozoa
    -usually an epididymal cyst,commonly containing a sperm
  36. aj New tissue growth that appears on 1 or both testes and may be malignant or benign
  37. ak -removal of all or a segment of the vas deferens for male sterilization.
    -vasectomy reversal(vasovasostomy) rejoins the 2 segments of the vas deferens.
  38. al genitalia
  39. am inflammation and infection of the glans penis
  40. an -Us used to assess the contents of the scrotum, including the testicles,epididymis, and vas deferens
    - also called testicular ultrasound
  41. ao reconstruction of the urethra to relieve stricture or narrowing
  42. ap inflammation of the bladder
  43. aq -Increase testosterone levels
    -used to correct hormone deficiency in hypogonadism and area delayed puberty in males
  44. ar pertaining to the genitalia and urinary tract
  45. as contagious, inflammatory sexually transmitted disease caused by a bacterium(Neisseria gonorrhoeae)that affects the mucous membranes of the genitourinary system
  46. at -also called external beam therapy(EBT) or teletherapy
    -high energy x-ray beams are generated by a machine and directed at the tumor from outside the body to destroy prostate tissue
  47. au inflammation of joints
  48. av slit, fissure
  49. aw short
  50. ax -Measurement of the amount of PSA in the blood. Higher-than-normal levels are associated with prostatic enlargement and prostate cancer.
    -also called a tumor marker test
  51. ay Abnormal, fluid filled that develops in the epididymis and may or may not contain; also called spermatic cyst
  52. az also called internal radiation therapy, radioactive "seeds" are placed directly in the malignant tissue
  53. ba Stenosis or narrowing of foreskin so that it cannot be retracted over the glans penis
  54. bb -caused by bacterium: chlamydia trachomatis. most prevalent & most damaging STIs in U.S.
    -also called "silent disease" because symptoms are mild or absent. men produce whitish discharge from penis
    - women discharge mucopurulent and inflammation of cervix, uteri (cervicitis)
    - both sexes, disease eventually affect reproductive structures, leading to sterility
    -can be transmitted to newborn during birth process and cause conjunctivitis or pneumonia
    -men, women and babies treated with antibiotics
  55. bc -inability to achieve or sustain an erection
    - any disorders that causes injury to the nerves or impairs blood flow in the penis has the potential to cause ED
  56. bd spermatozoa, sperm cells
  57. be white discharge
  58. bf scrotal swelling caused by a collection of fluid that is typically harmless
  59. bg -rarely found in men younger than 50
    - symptoms: difficulty starting urination (hesitancy) and stopping urinary stream, dysuria, urinary frquency and hematuria
    - presymptomatic tests: blood test for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) and periodic digital rectal exam (DRE)
  60. bh Treat erectile dysfunction(impotence) by increasing blood flow to the penis, resulting in an erection
  61. bi hidden
  62. bj -also called benign prostatic hypertrophy. assoc. with aging process.
    - bladder infection (cystitis) and ultimately, kidney infection (nephritis) result.
  63. bk prostate gland
  64. bl Inflammation of the seminal vesicle
  65. bm -Removal of all or part of the prostate
    -transurethal resection of the prostate(TURP) is the most common type
  66. bn extreme cold treatment that destroys prostate cancer
  67. bo branch of medicine concerned with male reproductive system and urinary disorders in males & females
  68. bp disease of the sex glands
  69. bq surgical removal of the prepuce (foreskin), or of skin covering the tip (glans) of the penis
  70. br dilated vein
  71. bs Pertaining to the perineum
  72. bt -Inflammation of testes
    -common cause in young boys is a mumps infection
  73. bu -a fissure under (the penis)
    - congenital defect in which the urethra opens on the underside of the glans penis instead of the tip
  74. bv surgical excision of the prostate gland by inserting a special endoscope( resectoscope) through the urethra and into the bladder to remove small pieces of tissue from the prostate gland-the resectoscope is filled with an electrically activated wire loop that removes tissue when dragged over the site and cauterizes it to minimize bleeding
  75. bw pain upon urination
  76. bx above, upon
  77. by -less common than gonorrhea, but more serious of two diseases
    - caused by bacterium: Treponema pallidum
    -untreated, become chronic, infectious, multisystemic disease characterized by 3 distinct phases. first phase: primary sore (chancre) develops where organism enters body ,chancre ulcerated sore with hard edges that contains infectious organisms; second phase: produces symptoms that make diagnosis difficult; third phase: latent phase where disease remain dormant for years. although no symptoms during this time, patient is infectious
    -symptoms of latent stage: blindness, mental disorders, and eventual death. treatment with antibiotic
  78. bz Pain in the testes
  79. ca -Swelling of a dilated vein
    -is the dilation of the veins of the spermatic cord, the structure that supports the testes
  80. cb Spontaneous twisting of a testicle within the scrotum, leading to a decrease in blood flow to the affected testicle
  81. cc inflammation of pelvis that may cause scars that close the reproductive tubes of both sexes, that may cause sterility
  82. cd -US using an ultrasound probe inserted through the rectum to evaluate the prostate; also called transrectal ultrasound
    - used to detect abnormalities of the prostate, obtain biopsies, and aid in the diagnosis of infertility problems
  83. ce -Acute or chronic inflammation of the prostate gland
    -commonly caused by UTI or sexually transmitted disease
  84. cf scanty
  85. cg -Removal of 1 or both testicles; also called castration or orchidectomy
    -performed for testicular cancer or to decrease testosterone levels
  86. ch removal of entire prostate
  87. ci -inflammation of an epididymis
    -most commonly found in males between 14-35 and its ass. with STI's
  88. cj seminal vesicle
  89. ck -Genital warts(condylomata, condylomas) caused by human papillomavirus (HPV)
    -warts are very small and almost unnoticeable or large and appear in clusters
  90. cl glans penis
  91. cm -cause red, blisterlike, painful lesions in genital area that resembles fever blisters or cold sores on lips or mouth
    -both diseases caused by herpes simplex virus (HSV), genital herpes assoc. with type 2 (HSV-2) and oral herpes assoc. with type 1 (HSV-1)
    - both forms cause oral and genital infections thru oral-genital activity
    - fluid in blisters highly infectious and contains active virus. disease assoc
    - with phenomenon called [viral shedding].
  92. cn infammation of the cervix
  93. co epididymis
  94. cp forming, producing, origin
  95. cq -Painful swelling of 1 or both testes, commonly ass. with mumps that develop after puberty
    -other causes include infection of the epididymis or STI's
  96. cr -also called castration
    -removal of testes
  97. cs Downward displacement of the testes
  98. ct vessel; vas deferens; duct
  99. cu -surgical fixation of a testes in the scrotum
    -performed for undescended testicles (cryptorchidism), usually before age 2
  100. cv caused by protozoan Trichomonas vaginalis. affects males & females, but symptoms more common in females. symptoms in males: irritation inside penis, mild discharge or slight burning after urination (dysuria) or ejaculation.
  101. cw Inability to produce offspring; in the male, inability to fertilize the ovum