Busy. Please wait.

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chpt 6


anter(o) nearer to or toward the front
poster(o) nearer to or toward the back
ventr(o) belly side
dors(o) directed toward or situated on the back side
medi(o) middle or nearer the middle
later(o) farther from the midline of the body or from a structure (side)
super(o) uppermost or above
infer(o) lowermost or below
proxim(o) nearer the origin or point of attachment
dist(o), tel(e) far or distant from the origin or point of attachment
caud(o) in an inferior position
cephal(o) toward the head
abdomin(o) abdomen
acr(o) extremities (arms and legs)
axill(o) armpit
cephal(o) head
crani(o) cranium (skull)
dactyl(o) finger or toe
encephal(o) brain
herni(o) hernia
omphal(o), umbilic(o) umbilicus (navel)
pelv(i) pelvis
periton(o) peritoneum
pod(o) foot
som(a), somat(o) body
spin(o) spine
thorac(o), steth(o) thorax (chest)
viscer(o) viscera (large abdominal organs)
prone position belly down, palm up
supine postion belly up, palm down
RUQ contains the right lobe of the liver, gallbladder, right kidney, parts of large and small intestines
LUQ contains the left lobe of the liver, stomach, pancreas, left kidney, spleen, and parts of the large and small intestines
RLQ contains the right ureter, right ovary and uterine tube, appendix, and parts of large and small intestines
LLQ contains the left ureter, left ovary and uterine tube, and parts of large and small intestines
Created by: kmbaierl