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  1. colposcopy
  2. septicemia
  3. endometrial biopsy(LP)
  4. Subtotal hysterectomy (SP)
  5. uterine fibroids (leiomyomas) (myomas) (fibroids)(D&C)
  6. insufflation(CP)
  7. choriocarcinoma(D&C)
  8. dysmenorrhea
  9. cerclage (SP)
    (purse-string procedure)
  10. mastopexy
  11. cordocentesis (SP)
  12. colp/o
  13. perineorrhaphy
  14. -arche
  15. ultasonography ( transvaginal)(IP)
  16. tissue (skin) expansion (SP)
  17. Nulliparous
  18. papanicolaou (pap) test(LP)
  19. gynecology (GYN)
  20. Oxytocics
  21. Endometrial tissue
  22. hysterectomy
  23. lumpectomy (SP)
  24. mammogram
  25. Antifungals
  26. amni/o
  27. CVS- chorionic villus sampling(LP)
  28. Total hysterectomy (SP)
  29. mammoplasty (augmentation) (SP)
  30. galactopoiesis
  31. pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
  32. ultrasonography (US)
  33. menorrhagia
  34. mamm/o
  35. salpingoplasty
  36. ante-
  37. ectopic pregnancy (D&C)
  38. nat/o
  39. -para
  40. Trichomoniasis
  41. -version
  42. metroptosis
  43. Oral contraceptives
  44. urethritis
  45. Total plus bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (SP)
  46. abortion(D&C)
  47. multi-
  48. dys-
  49. endometritis
  50. dystocia
  51. reconstructive breast surgery (SP)
  52. postnatal
  53. insufflation (tubal)(CP)
  54. mammography(IP)
  55. primi-
  56. lactogen
  57. retroversion
  58. sterility(D&C)
  59. Puerperium
  60. mastectomy (radical) (SP)
  61. mastectomy- (modified radical) (SP)
  62. cryosurgery (SP)
  63. colposcopy(CP)
  64. cervicitis
  65. men/o
  66. atresia(D&C)
  67. eclampsia(D&C)
  68. (D&C)-dialation and curettage (SP)
  69. post-
  70. anteversion
  71. -cyesis
  72. oophoroma
  73. endometrial
  74. Down syndrome (trisomy 21)
  75. cesarean section (SP)
  76. metr/o
  77. Pathogens
  78. gynecologist
  79. Carcinoma of the breast
  80. vaginitis
  81. Spermicides
  82. tubal ligation (SP)
  83. uterovaginal
  84. amniocentesis(CP)
  85. ovariorrhexis
  86. oophor/o
  87. mammoplasty (SP)
  88. dyspareunia(D&C)
  89. galact/o
  90. multipara
  91. hemosalpinx
  92. nullipara
  93. premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
  94. laparscopy (SP)
  95. conization (SP)
  96. breech presentation(D&C)
  97. cervic/o
  98. menarche
  99. Prostaglandins
  100. gynec/o
  101. obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN)
  102. mastectomy (total-simple) (SP)
  103. heterosalpingography (HSG)
  104. obstetrics
  105. perine/o
  106. IUD (intrauterine device)
  107. mastectomy (SP)
  108. pseudocyesis
  109. abruptio placentae (placental abruption)(D&C)
  110. endo-
  111. metrorrhagia
  112. -gravida
  113. Estrogens
  114. retroversion(D&C)
  115. pelvimetry(CP)
  116. multigravida
  117. mammoplasty (reduction) (SP)
  118. placenta previa(D&C)
  119. amniocentesis
  120. Candidiasis(monoiliasis)
  121. TRAM - transverserectus abdominis muscle flap (SP)
  122. mycostatics
  123. colpocleisis (SP)
  124. primigravida
  125. salping/o
  126. endocervicitis(D&C)
  127. hyster/o
  128. menorrhagia (hypermenorrhea)
  129. -tocia
  130. prenatal
  131. vaginocele
  1. a inflammation of the cervix
  2. b relating to the uterus and vagina
  3. c surgical repair of a fallopian tube
  4. d -sampling of placental tissues for prenatal diagnosis of potential genetic defects
    -involves insertion of a catheter into the uterus to obtain sample
    -can be undertaken in the 1st trimester of pregnancy
  5. e -procedure that ties ( ligates) the fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy
    -form of sterilization surgery usually performed during laparoscopy
  6. f before, in front of
  7. g Total (complete) hysterectomy, including removal of the uterus, cervix, fallopian tubes, and ovaries
  8. h disease producing organisms
  9. i sampling of fetal blood drawn from the umbilical vein and performed under ultrasound guidance
  10. j vagina
  11. k -obstetric complication in which the placenta is attached close to or covers the cervical canal that results in bleeding during labor when the cervix dilates
    -leading cause of vaginal bleeding (spotting) that may lead to other complications
    -may also necessitate a cesarean delivery
  12. l tipping or turning forward of an organ
  13. m US of the pelvic area performed with a probe inserted into the vagina, which provides sharper images of pathological and normal structures within the pelvis
  14. n excision of the entire breast, inculuding the lymph nodes in the underarm axiallry dissection
  15. o inflammation of (tissue) within the uterus
  16. p pertaining to the lining of the uterus
  17. q pregnant woman
  18. r -benign tumors com-posed of muscle and fibrous tissue that develop in the uterus myomectomy or hysterectomy may be indicated if they grow too large
    -cause such symptoms as metrorrhagia,pelvic pain,and menorrhagia
  19. s woman who has been pregnant more than once
  20. t woman who has never produced a viable offspring
  21. u to bear (offspring)
  22. v excision of the entire breast
  23. w occurrence of pain during sexual intercourse
  24. x visual examination of the vagina and cervix with an optical magnifying instrument (colposcope)
  25. y excision of the entire breast, nipple, areolar, and the involved overlying skin, also called simple mastectomy
  26. z -removal of a sample of uterine endometrium for microscopic study
    -used in fertility assessment and to determine dysfunctional and postmenopausal bleeding
  27. aa women who have never borne children
  28. ab -incision of the abdomen and uterus to remove the fetus -also called c-section
  29. ac congenital absence or closure of a normal body opening, such as the vagina
  30. ad -process of freezing tissue to destroy cells
    -also called cryocautery
  31. ae -a disorder with signs and symptoms that range from complaints of headache and fatigue to mood changes, anxiety, depression, uncontrolled crying spells, and water retention
    -occurs several days before the onset of menstruation and ends when menses begins or a short time after
  32. af menstrual periods
  33. ag -general term for inflammation of the uterus, fallopian tubes, ovaries, and adjacent pelvic structures
  34. ah radiographic examination of the breast to screen for breast cancer
  35. ai rupture of an ovary
  36. aj -bursting forth of the menses
    -excessive amount of menstrual flow over a longer duration than normal
  37. ak excision of a cone shaped piece of tissue, such as mucosa or the cervix for histological examination
  38. al -caused by Candida albicans, a yeast that is present as part of the normal flora
    -If normal flora is disrupted by steroid therapy, diabetes, or pregnancy it will promote overgrowth of yeast
    -results in a yeast (fungal) infection
  39. am -pregnancy in which the fertilized ovum does not reach the uterine cavity but becomes implanted on any tissue other than the lining of the uterine cavity, such as the fallopian tube, an ovary, the abdomen, or even the cervix uteri
    -kinds include abdominal pregnancy, ovarian pregnancy, and tubal pregnancy
  40. an -the branch of medicine that manages the health of a woman and her fetus during pregnancy and childbirth
    -includes the puerperium
  41. ao -menstrual pain and tension
    -may be the result of uterine contractions, pathological growths, or such chronic disorders as anemia, fatigue, diabetes, and tuberculosis
  42. ap -surgical fixation of the breast(s)
    -is reconstructive , cosmetic surgery
  43. aq -most serious form of toxemia during pregnancy
    -signs include high blood pressure, edema, convulsions, renal dysfunction, proteinuria, and, in severe cases, coma
  44. ar inability of the female to become pregnant or the male to impregnate the female
  45. as surgical creation of a skin flap using skin and fat from the lower half of the abdomen, which is passed under the skin to the breast area, and then shaping the abdominal tissue flap into a natural looking breast and suturing it into place
  46. at beginning of menstruation
  47. au milk
  48. av prolapse or downward displacement of the uterus
  49. aw -use of a high-frequency sound waves (ultrasound) 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
  50. ax excision of small primary breast tumor or lumps and some of the normal tissue that surrounds it
  51. ay -breast cancer
    -most common malignancy of women in the US
    -ass. with ovarian hormonal functions,family history, and hormone replacement therapy(HRT)
  52. az tube (usually fallopian or eustachian [auditory] tubes)
  53. ba breast
  54. bb blood in a fallopian tube; also called hematosalpinx
  55. bc perineum
  56. bd first
  57. be production of milk
  58. bf excision of the entrire breast, all underarm lymph nodes, and chest wall muscles under the breast
  59. bg woman, female
  60. bh common breast reconstruction technique in which a balloon expander is inserted beneath the skin and chest muscle, saline solution is gradually injected to increase size, and the expander is then replaces with a more permanent implant
  61. bi pregnancy
  62. bj after
  63. bk woman who has delivered more than one viable infant regardless of whether the offspring was born alive
  64. bl in, within
  65. bm -the period of adjustment after childbirth during which the reproductive organs of the mother return to their normal nonpregnant state
    -generally lasts 6 to 8 weeks and ends with the first ovulation and the return of normal menstrutation
  66. bn the branch of medicine concerned with diseases of the female reproductive organs and breasts
  67. bo excision of the uterus
  68. bp childbirth, labor
  69. bq insertion of a breast prosthesis (filled iwth silicone gel or saline) beneath the skin or beneath the pectoralis major muscle
  70. br -tipping or turning back (of an organ)
    -usually occurs in 1 of 4 healthy women
  71. bs bacteria in the blood that often occurs with severe infections
  72. bt beginning
  73. bu bad; painful; difficult
  74. bv Treat symptoms of menopause (hot flashes, vaginal dryness, fatigue)through hormone replacement therapy(HRT)
  75. bw Hysterectomy where the cervix, ovaries, and fallopian tubes remain
  76. bx Synthetic hormones used to prevent pregnancy and treat menstrual disorders
  77. by Treat vaginal yeast infection by altering the yeast cell membrane or interfering with the metabolic process
  78. bz pertaining to (the time period) before birth
  79. ca antifungal agents that suppress the growth of fungi, used to treat candidiasi
  80. cb -surgical puncture of the amniotic sac
    -is a transabdominal puncture performed under ultrasound guidance using a needle and syringe to remove amniotic fluid
  81. cc Induce labor at term by increasing the strength and frequency of uterine contractions
  82. cd uterus (womb)
  83. ce Terminate pregnancy
  84. cf -vaginal hernia
    - also called colpocele
  85. cg creation of a breast shaped mound to replace a breas tthat has been removed due to cancer or other disease
  86. ch false pregnancy
  87. ci -malignant neoplasm of the uterus or at the site of an ectopic pregnancy
    -rare tumor that may occur after pregnancy or abortion
    -its actual cause is unknown
  88. cj ovarian tumor
  89. ck visual examination of the abdominal cavity with a elaparoscope through one or more small incision in the abdominal wall, usually at the umbilicus
  90. cl -develops into implants,lesions, or growths and cause pain, infertility, and other problems
  91. cm forming or producing milk (refers to any substance that stimulates milk production, such as a hormone)
  92. cn turning or state of being turned back, especially an entire organ, such as the uterus, being tipped from its normal position
  93. co -small t-shaped device inserted by a physician inside the uterus to prevent pregnancy
    -Copper IUD,which releases copper particles to prevent pregnancy
    -hormonal IUD,which releases progestin to prevent pregnancy
  94. cp widening of the cervical canal with dialator and scraping of the uterine endometrium with curette
  95. cq suture of the perineum
  96. cr the physician who simultaneously practices the specialties of both gynecology and obstetrics
  97. cs occuring after birth
  98. ct -radiography and usually fluroscopy of the uterus and uterine tubes( oviducts) following injection of a contrast medium
    -used to determine pathology in the uterine cavity,evaluate tubal patency, and determine the cause of infertility
  99. cu -delivery of a pressurized air or gas into a cavity, chamber, or organ to allow visual examination, remove an obstruction, or apply medication
    - Increases distance between structures
  100. cv -Hysterectomy where the cervix is removed but the ovaries and fallopian tubes remain
    - also called complete hysterectomy
  101. cw -genetic condition in which a person has 47 chromosomes instead of the usual 46-occurs
    -when there is an extra copy it causes delays in the way a child develops mentally and physically
  102. cx surgical closure of the vaginal canal
  103. cy common abnormality of delivery in which the fetal buttocks or feet present rather than the head
  104. cz radiograph of the breast
  105. da -cytological study used to detect abnormal cells sloughed from the cervix and vagina, usually obtained during routine pelvic examination
    -commonly used to scan for cervical cancer
  106. db woman during her first pregnancy
  107. dc visual examination of the vagina
  108. dd urethral inflammation
  109. de trans-abdominal puncture of the amniotic sac under ultrasound guidance using a needle position is verified by US on a monitor screen and syringe to remove amniotic fluid and enables transfusion of blood and instillation of drugs to the fetus
  110. df -premature separation of the placenta from the uterine wall before the third stage of labor-results in uterine hemorrhage and threatens the life of the mother
    -disrupts blood flow and oxygen through the umbilical cord and threatens the life of the fetus
  111. dg turning
  112. dh amnion (amniotic sac)
  113. di measurement of the pelvic dimensions to determine whether the head of the fetus will be able to pass through the bony pelvis to allow delivery
  114. dj ovary
  115. dk Chemically destroy sperm by creating a highly acidic environment in the uterus
  116. dl -inflammation of the mucous lining of the cervix uteri
    -usually, chronic, commonly due to infection, and accompanied by cervical erosion
  117. dm many, much
  118. dn menses, menstruation
  119. do birth
  120. dp physician specializing in treating disorders of the female reproductive system
  121. dq suturing of the cervix to prevent it from dilating prematurely during pregnancy, thus decreasing the chance of a spontaneous abortion
  122. dr -profuse or prolonged bleeding during regular menstruation
    -may, in early life, be caused by endocrine disturbances
    -in later life, it is usually due to inflammatory diseases, fibroids, tumors, or emotional disturbances
  123. ds -localized infections and inflammations confined to the vagina, occurring from viruses, bacteria, or yeast
    -2 most common types: candidiasis and trichomoniasis
  124. dt difficult childbirth
  125. du neck; cervix uteri (neck of uterus)
  126. dv termination of pregnancy before the embryo or fetus is capable of surviving outside the uterus
  127. dw breast reduction to reduce the size of a large, pendulous breast
  128. dx -caused by protozoan Trichomonas vaginalis
    -Most commonly sexual transmitted infections in the lower genital tract
  129. dy surgical reconstruction of the breast to change the size, shape, or position
  130. dz -test for patency of the uterine tubes made by transuterine insufflation with carbon dioxide
    -also called Rubin test
  131. ea uterus (womb); measure