chp 8 scd pt

  1. gametes
    sperm and cell
  2. gonads
    ovaries and testes
  3. gestation
  4. menarche
    first menstrual cycle
  5. menopause
    menstrual cycles continue until menopause
  6. estrogen and progesterone (pregnancy)
    hormones of the ovaries
  7. gynecology
    study of female reproductive system
  8. obstetrics
    concerned with pregnancy and the delivery of the fetus
  9. neonatology
    study of the care and treatment of the newborn
  10. ovarian follicles ( graaffian follicles)
    thousands of small sacs within each ovary
  11. ovulation
    ovum matures and releases ovum from the ovary
  12. corpus luteum
    a ruptured follicle
  13. fimbriae
    finger-like ends of the fallopian tubes
  14. PMS
    premenstrual syndrome
  15. placenta
    feeds the newborn
  16. hCG
    human chorionic gonadotropin
  17. FSH
    follicle-stimulating hormone
  18. LH
    luteinizing hormone
  19. D and C
    dialation and curettage
  20. Perineum
    Region between vagina and rectum
  21. adnexa
    fallopian tubes, ovaries, and supporting ligaments
  22. parturition
    giving birth
  23. colposcopy
    visual examination of the vagina
  24. gynecomastia
    enlargement of breast in male
  25. hysterectomy
    removal of uterus
  26. PID
    pelvic inflammatory diesease
  27. Dermoid Cysts
    cysts lined with skin, hair, and teeth
  28. Lumpectomy
    removal of small tumor
  29. mastectomy
    removal of the breast
  30. abruptio placentae
    premature separation of the implanted placenta
  31. placenta previa
    placenta over cervical opening or lower region of uterus
  32. preeclampsia
    pregnancy with high blood pressure, proteinuria, edema, and headache
  33. pap test
    cells removed from the vagina and cervix
  34. mammography
    x-ray imaging of the breast
  35. colposcopy
    visual examination of the vagina and the cervix
  36. conization
    removal of a cone-shaped section of the cervix
  37. culdocentesis
    needle aspiration of fluid from the cul-de-sac
  38. amniocentesis
    needle puncture of the amniotic sac to withdraw amniotic fluid for analysis
  39. pelvimetry
    measurement of the dimensions of the maternal pelvis
  40. LMP
    last menstrual cycle
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chp 8 scd pt
rcc norco