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4.05 Reproductive Medical Terminology Crossword

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A solid or fluid-filled tumour formed by hyperplasia or neoplasia of glandular tissue. adenocele
relating to the narrow necklike passage forming the lower end of the uterus. cervical
surgical technique for repairing pelvic organ prolapse. colpopexy
lack of subjective awareness of pregnancy until the end of gestation in pregnant women cryptic pregnancy
the outermost layer of cells or tissue of an embryo in early development, or the parts derived from this, which include the epidermis and nerve tissue. ectoderm
embryo sac and leads to the formation of a single egg cell per ovule. oogenesis
The branch of medicine dealing with health care for women, especially the diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the female reproductive system gynecologist
surgical removal of the uterus hysterectomy
breasts mammary gland
breast pain mastalgia
surgery to remove the ovaries and fallopian tubes. salpingo-oophorectomy
A protein that is induced by progesterone and binds it and that inhibits the enzyme phospholipase uteroglobin
uncommon diseases that feature inflammation of the blood vessels. vasculitis

Reproductive System II Crossword

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prevention of pregnancy contraception
removal of prepuce circumcision
cancer of the cervix cervical cancer
painful menustration dysmenorrhea
failure of testes to descend into sac cryptorchidism
inflammation of the testes orchitis
spontaneous abortion miscarriage
painful inflammation of breast tissue mastitis
removal of breast tissue mastectomy
inability to concieve infertility
inability to sustain an erection impotence
sterilizatio process of women tubal ligation
sterilization process for men vasectomy
a fungal infection yeast infection
annual examination of breasts mammogram
inflammation of the prostate gland prostatitis
removal of the prostate prostatectomy
surgical removal of the uterus hysterectomy
sexually transmitted disease with fewer symptoms gonnorhea
inflammation of the uterine lining endometriosis
sexually transmitted disease caused by a virus (reoccurring) genital herpes
used to visualize organs in abdominal cavity laparoscopy

Healthcare Vocabulary Crossword

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Pertaining to heart Cardi
pain Algia
Pertaining to the skull Crani
stomach Gastr
large/enlargement Megal
Involuntary contraction Spasm
within/innermost End
rectum/rectal/anus Proct
inflammation Itis
inflammation of skin Dermat
surgical correction/repair Plast
brain Cerebr
disease/abnormal condition Path
surgical removal Ectomy
intestine Enter
condition/stare/process Osis
cutting into Otomy
gland/glandular Aden
vessel Angi
tumor/swelling Oma
kidney Nephr
liver Hepat
joint Arthr
eyelid Blephr
person who does/studies Ologist
nose/pertaining to the nose Rhin
gums/gingiva Gingiv
softening of a tissue Malacia
study of Ology
half Hemi
resembling/ like Oid
increased Hyper
bladder/bag/sac Cyst
bile/gallbladder Chole
decreased Hypo
examining instrument Scop
uterus Hyster
artificial opening Ostomy
near/beside Para
destruction/dissolving lysis
neck/ neck of uterus Cervic
cartilage Chondr
blue Cyan
blood Hem
bone Ost
pertaining of the mind Psycho
fat/lipids Lip
muscle My
stone/calculus Lith
eye Ophthalm

Prenatal Development, Pregnancy, and Birth Crossword

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The pear shaped muscular organ in a woman's abdomen that houses the developing baby Uterus
the neck, or narrow lower portion, of the uterus cervix
slim, pipelike structure that connects an ovary to the uterus fallopian tube
almond shaped organs that contain a woman's eggs ovaries
egg cell containing the genetic material contributed by the mother ovum
the union of sperm and egg fertilization
the expulsion of the ovum ovulation
first 14 days of prenatal development, from fertilization to full implantation germinal stage
a fertilized ovum zygote
hollow sphere of cells formed during the germinal stage in preparation for implantation blastocyst
process in which a blastocyst becomes embedded in the uterine wall implantation
structure projecting from the wall of the uterus during pregnancy through which the develpoing baby absorbs nutrients placenta
structure that attaches the placenta to the fetus, through which nutrients are passed and fetal wastes are removed umbilical cord
bag-shaped, fluid-filled membrane that contains and insulates the fetus amniotic sac
the period of pregnancy gestation
one of the 3 month long segments into which pregnancy is divided trimester
the inability to conceive after a year of unprotected sex infertility
any infertility treatment in which the egg is fertilized outside the womb. abbr. ART
a special hospital unit that treats at-risk newborns, such as lbw and vlbw nicu

Chapter 14: The Reproductive System Crossword

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amn amniocentesis
a barrier contraceptive diaphragm
sac-like structure that surround and protects the testes scrotum
mammary glands breasts
a fluid-like sac containing an ovum follicle
a score of a newborn apgar
another name for mannary glands lactiferous
a gland that aids in the motility of semen prostate
funnel shaped opening into the fallopian tubes infundibulum
highly contagious condition by a bacteria Neisseria ____ gonnorrhea
a greenish material that collects in the intestine of a newborn meconium
a sore caused by syphillus chancre
neonatal intensive care unit nicu
the top of the uterus fundus
breaking off abruption
coiled tube at the upper part of each testicle epididymis
the innermost membrane that surrounds the embryo/fetus amnion
belly button navel
first movement of the fetus in utero quickening
sperm, males gametes spermatozoa
postpartum vaginal discharge for 4-6 weeks after childbirth lochia
the period of child development in the mother's uterus gestation
bulbourethral glands cowpers glands
is a woman who has never been pregnant nullgravida
pain during sexual intercourse dyspareunia
undescended testicle cryptorchidism
a specialist in diagnosing and treating diseases of the female reproductive system gynecologist
male sex hormone androgen
premature infant preemie
rupture of an ovary ovariorrhexis
fallen or dropping down of an organ or internal part prolapse
abnormal discharge from the uterus metrorrhea

Human Anatomy and More Crossword

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A fluid containing sperm Semen
Sperm are produced by the Testes
Eggs are formed by the Ovaries
A hysterectomy is the removal of the uterus
Females secrete milk through the Nipple
The birth canal is more commonly known as the Vagina
The part of the penis that is furthest from the rest of the body Glans
The penis is attached to the rest of the body by the Root
The layer of the uterine wall that is shed during menstruation endometrium
The external genitalia of the female are collectively called Vulva
The structure between the uterus and the vagina is the Cervix
A sac of skin that hangs from the body at the front of the pelvis, between the legs Scrotum
A walnut-sized gland located between the bladder and the penis that secretes fluid that nourishes and protects sperm Prostate
The tissue overlying the chest (pectoral) muscles Breasts
External sex organs Genitalia
Waste matter discharged from the bowels after food has been digested Feces
An opening at the opposite end of an animal's digestive tract from the mouth Anus
The male genital organ carrying the duct for the transfer of sperm during copulation, also for the elimination of urine Penis
The duct by which urine is conveyed out of the body from the bladder, and which in male vertebrates also conveys semen Urethra
Animals coming together to breed Mating
Stimulate one's own genitals for sexual pleasure Masturbation
Urinating on another person for sexual pleasure Golden Shower
Paraphilia involving sexual arousal and pleasure from feces Coprophilia

Medical Terminology Chapter 1 Crossword

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process of cutting back (removal) resection
inflammation pf the small intestines enteritis
complete knowledge diagnosis
removal of the stomach gastrectomy
red blood cell erythrocyte
study of nerves neurology
pertaining to above the stomach epigastric
low numbers of red blood cells erythrocyte
study of women's diseases gynecology
before knowledge prognosis
inflammation of the stomach gastritis
pertaining to below the liver subhepatic
study of the kidney nephrology
process to cut into a part of the body incision

Contraceptives Crossword

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Avoiding sexual intercourse; 100% effective Abstinence
Wearing a sheath of thin latex rubber on the penis during intercourse to prevent sperm from entering the vagina Condom
Inserting a latex cup into the vagina to prevent sperm from reaching the uterus; best used with a spermicide Diaphragm
Hormone capsules are embedded under the skin of a woman’s upper arm which prevent ovaries from releasing eggs Implant
Plastic or metal device (some versions release hormones) that is inserted into the uterus by a physician Intrauterine device
Receiving a shot of synthetic hormone drug that prevents egg cells from being released Injection
Planning not to have intercourse during the fertile period of the female’s cycle Natural family planning
Using pills that contain hormones that suppress the normal development and release of eggs and/or alter the uterine lining so that pregnancy cannot occur Oral contraceptive
Wearing a hormone-releasing patch on the female’s arm for three weeks out of every cycle Patch
Inserting a hormonal, bendable ring that releases hormones into the vagina Vaginal ring
Inserting special foam, cream or jelly into the vagina to kill the sperm before entering the uterus Spermicide
Using a chemically treated sponge that fits over the opening of the cervix to prevent sperm from reaching the egg Sponge
Surgical sterilization procedure for females – cutting or tying the fallopian tubes so that the sperm and egg will not meet Tubal ligation
Surgical sterilization procedure for males – severing the tubes that carry sperm to the penis and tying the ends Vasectomy

4.05 Mdeical Terminology Crossword

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Inflammation of the uterine cervix cervicitis
procedure used by physicians that provides a magnified and illuminated view of the vulva, vaginal walls, and uterine cervix colposcopy
process of egg formation oogenesis
enlargement of the glandular tissue of the male breast gynecomastia
surgical procedure where the uterus (womb) is removed hysterectomy
images of the breast tissue produced on X-ray film mammogram
inflammation of the breast tissue, most often caused by an infection, most common in lactating women mastitis
Inflammation of the ovary oophoritis
removal of one or both ovaries by surgery oophorectomy
inflammation of the fallopian tubes salpingitis
an abnormal cyst that develops in the epididymis spermatocele
outer portion of the cytoplasm of a cell ectoplasm
increasing the tone of uterine muscle uterotonic
minor surgery to block sperm from reaching the semen that is ejaculated from the penis vasectomy
diarrheal disease caused by parasites cryptosporidiosis

Reproductive System Crossword

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the two male gonads testes
male sex hormone testosterone
male sex cell sperm
part of urinary and reproductive system urethra
serves as storage for sperm and excretory duct for testis vas deferens
dark area surrounding the nipple areola
narrow bottom of uterus that attaches to vagina cervix
inner layer of uterus endometrium
female sex hormone estrogen
two 5 inch tubes attached to the uterus fallopian tubes
when an ova is penetrated by sperm fertlization
what an embryo turns into fetus
follice stimulating hormone fsh
part farthest from opening of an organ fundus
a mature reproductive cell gamete
development period of a fetus gestation
sex cells gonads
folds of tissue labia
hormone that stimulates ovulation LH
accessory organs of reproductive system breasts
when menstruation begins menarche
when menstruation stops completely menopause
monthly shedding of endometrial lning if ova is not fertilizied menstruation
muscular middle layer of uterus myometrium
female sex cell ova
produces ova and female sex hormones ovary
second stage of menstruation ovulation
serous membrane outer layer perineum
steroid hormone secreted by ovary progesterone
hollow, pear shaped organ uterus
muscular tube that connects cervix with outside vagina
external genitalia vulva
fertilized egg zygote
absence of mestruation amenorrhea
diseases transmitted during intercourse STDs
sterilization process of males vasectomy
disease common in older woman breast cancer
premenstrual syndrome PMS