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

Phleb Abrv #3

Phleb Abbreviation Test 3

NPO Nothing by mouth "Non Per OS"
/ologist (suffix) One who studies
/ology (suffix) The Study of
/oma (suffix) Related to tumors
onc/o Related to tumors (oncologist, onclolgy)
O.R. Operating Room
/orrhagia (suffix) Pertaining to Hemorrhaging
/osis (suffix) An undesirable or abnormal condition
oste/o Relating to bones
/ostomy (suffix) A surgically created opening
/otomy (suffix) To cut, usually a surgical procedure
P Phosphorous
path/o Disease producing
Pb Lead
p.c. After Meals
Ped/i Relating to children
penia (suffix) A decrease in
pH The concentration of hydrogen ions
phleb/o vein
physi/o Pertaining to the nature of the body
PKU Phenylketonuria
Pl.ct. Platelet count
PM Evening (After Noon)
Pneum/o Pertains to the lungs and air
poly Many, usually too many
Pos. Positive
post/ Afterwards
PP Postpradial (after meals)
PC Postpradial (after meals)
pre- First in order, in front of, before
PRN As needed
pro in front of
proct/o Relating to the rectum
psuedo False in name only
psych/o Pertaining to the mind
PT Prothrombin Time
PTH Parathyroid Hormone
PTT Partial Thromboplastin Time
q.d. Every Day (Quaque die)
q.h. Every hour (Quaque Houra)
q.2.h. Every two hours
q.i.d. Four times daily (Quarter in die)
QNS Quantity Not Sufficient
q.o.d. Every other day
RA Rheumatoid Arthritis
RBC Red Blood Corpuscle
re To appear again, back again
reticul/o Regarding reticulacyte count
Created by: mjargrandma