Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
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.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
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

Terminology chpt 1

Combining Forms

Acu/o Sharp, Severe, Sudden
Alimento/o To Nourish
Arteri/o Artery
Arthr/o Joint
Axill/o Armpit
Cardi/o Heart
Chem/o Chemical, Drug
Chron/o Time
Col/o, Colon/o Large Intestine (colon)
Costal/o, Cost/o Rib
Crin/o Secrete
Cutane/o Skin
Cyan/o Blue
Cyst/o Urinary Bladder, Cyst
Duct/o To lead or carry
Electr/o Electricity
Enter/o Small Intestine
Gastr/o Stomach
Glyc/o Sugar
Hem/o, Hemat/o Blood (Whole blood, white, red, platelets)
Hepat/o Liver
Hyster/o, Uter/o Uterus
Iatr/o Treatment; physician (caused by treatment)
Ili/o Ilium (bone that is part of hip)
Lapar/o Abdomen
Laryng/o larynx (voice box)
Leuk/o White
Lingu/o Tongue
Lumb/o lower back
Mast/o, Mamm/o Mammary Glands
Muc/o Mucus (Mucus, stuff that comes out of nose. Mucous, description..mucus membrane.
Muscul/o, My/o Muscle
Myel/o Spinal Cord, Bone Marrow.
Nephr/o Kidney (disease process of of the organ itself)
Oste/o Bone
Ovari/o Ovary
Phag/o Eat, Swallow
Ren/o Kidney (pertaining to kidney usually the system)
Rhin/o Nose
Scapul/o Scapula
Sect/o To Cut
Thry/o Thyroid, Shield (by larynx, shaped like a shield)
Ur/o, Urin/o Urine, Urinary Tract
Created by: xjennifernicole