Medical Terminology


Male Reproductive System: The condition benign prostatic hypertrophy, BPH, in which the prostate is enlarged, often results in urinary retention— the inability to empty the bladder. Using the medical terminology, write a paragraph explaining the causes, symptoms, signs, and treatment of BPH. 

Female Reproductive System: Sandra has been unable to get pregnant for two years despite fertility treatments, and so she is undergoing an exploratory surgical procedure to look for possible anatomical causes of her infertility. What do you think the common three causes? Explain your answers in medical terms.