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.

Remove Ads
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

pre/suf med.term 1

medical terminology prefix/suffix A-H

a,an without ex: anencephalic-w/o a brain
ab away ex: abduction-away from,rotate
ad towards ex:adduction-toward,rotate
algia pain ex:neuralgia-nerve pain
ante before,wall part ex:antipartum-before birth
anti against ex:antibacterial-against bacterial
bi two,double ex:bilateral-two sides
brady slow ex:bradycardia-slow heartbeat
circum around ex:circumrenal- around the kidney
co,con together ex:concentric-together center,same center
de down, away from ex:dehydrate-away from hydration
desis binding, fixation of ex:arthrodesis-surgical fixation of a joint
dia through ex:diaplacental-through the placenta
dys difficult, abnormal ex:dysemia-abnormal blood
ecto outside ex:ectocornea-outer layer of the cornea
ectomy excision ex:tonsilectomy-tonsil removal
endo within ex:endogastric-within the stomach
epi outer,on top of , over ex: epigastric- on top of stomach
exo away from ex:exophthalmus-eyes bulging away from
extra outside,beyond ex:extrasensory -beyond senses
Created by: 100004534633040