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Urinary System Medical Terms Quiz


The suffix -uria stands for

A. pertaining to

B. urination

C. inflammation

D. nose bleed

The medical term for blood in the urine is:

A. nocturia

B. hematuria

C. pyuria

D. hypercalciuria


A. excessive calcium in the urine

B. urination at night

C. Painful/difficult urination

D. pus in the urine

Ketones in the urine

A. ketonuria

B. nocturia

C. dysuria

D. bacteriuria

the medical term for inflammation of the urinary bladder is:

A. cystitis

B. arthritis

C. apendicitis

D. endocarditis

A lot of (many, much) urine is known as

A. dysuria

B. polyuria

C. ketonuria

D. pyuria


A. surgical repair of the ureter

B. surgical repair of the nose

C. inflammation of the ureter

D. specialist in the urinary tract

The medical term for complete separation of blood

A. transfusion

B. urologist

C. hemodialysis

D. rhinoplasty

inflammation of the renal glomeruli is also known as

A. glomerulonephritis

B. cystitis

C. urinary tract infection

D. swelling

pus in the urine, usually from an infection is referred to by this medical term

A. nocturia

B. dysuria

C. pyuria

D. polyuria

Study of the kidney

A. nephrologist

B. biology

C. urologist

D. nephrology

This term means kidney disease

A. diabetes

B. cystitis

C. bacteriuria

D. nephropathy

the medical term for a new opening for the ureter is:

A. apendecotmy

B. ileostomy

C. colostomy

D. ureterostomy

the medical term to crush a stone, or calculus is:

A. ketonuria

B. polyuria

C. cystitis

D. lithotripsy

When doctors find bacteria in your urine they’ll diagnose you with:

A. bacteriuria

B. pyuria

C. glycosuria

D. polyuria

A specialist of the urinary system is known as a/an

A. nephrologist

B. cardiologist

C. dermatologist

D. urologist

sugar or glucose in the urine can indicate diabetes. it’s known as this medical term

A. pyuria

B. glycosuria

C. ketonuria

D. hypercalciuria

excessive calcium in the urine is called by this medical term

A. hypercalciuria

B. ketonuria

C. dysuria

D. polyuria

urination at night is known as

A. nocturia

B. dysuria

C. ketonuria

D. polyuria

What is the medical term for the surgical removal of the urinary bladder

A. lobectomy

B. cystectomy

C. appendectomy

D. oophectomy


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