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

Stack #163769

medical terminology vowels

ae only the second letter is pronounced
oe only the second letter is pronounced
c and g have a hard sound example, cardiac and gastric
ch sometimes pronounced with a K examples cholesterol
pn the P is silent and the N is prononced, example, pneumonia
pn when PN is in the middle of a word both P and N are pronounced, example, hyperpnea
ps when ps is at the beginning, only the s is pronounced, example, psychology
when forming the final letter or letters of a word e and es are often pronounced, examples, syncope, nares
when i is at the end of a word its pronounced 'eye' example, bronchi
pleur(A) singular
pleur(ea) plural
thor(ax) singular
thor(aces) plural
lum(en) singular
lum(ina) plural
diagnos(is) singular
diagnos(es) plural
append(ix) singular
append(ices) plural
ape(x) singular
ap(ices) plural
carcino(ma) singular
carcino(mata) plural
gangli(on) singular
gangli(a) plural
bacteri(um) singular
bacteri(a) plural
bronch(us) singular
bronch(i) plural
deformit(y) singular
deformit(ies) plural
Created by: karen02