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1

What is the term used for a formation of a new opening into the urinary bladder?

Cytostomy

2

What is the term used for a radiographic film of the urinary bladder after air has been placed in the bladder via a urinary catheter?

Radiocystogram

3

What is uropoiesis?

Production of urine

4

What is the nephron?

The basic functional unit of the kidney

5

What is the term used for the presence of urea or other nitrogenous elements in the blood?

Azotemia