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

Med Term Rice Ch8 CF

Medical Terminology Jane Rice Chapter 8 CF

absorpt/o to suck in
aden/o gland
amyl/o starch
anabol/o building up
catabol/o casting down
cirrh/o orange-yellow
append/o appendix
appendic/o appendix
bil/i bile, gall
bucc/o cheek
celi abdomen, belly
cheil lip
chol/e gall, bile
col colon
col/o colon
colon colon
colon/o colon
cyst bladder, sac
dent tooth
constipat to press together
diverticul diverticula
duoden duodenum
enter intestines
defecat to remove dregs
esophage/o esophagus
gastr/o stomach
gingiv gums
gloss/o tongue
glyc/o glucose
hemat blood
hepat/o liver
herni/o hernia
ile/o ileum
labi lip
lapar/o abdomen
laxat to loosen
lingu tongue
lip/o fat
log study
mes middle
pancreat pancreas
pept to digest
pharyng/e throat
prand/i meal
eme to vomit
proct/o rectum
pylor pylorus, gatekeeper
rect/o rectum
sial saliva, salivary
sigmoid/o sigmoid
splen/o spleen
stomat mouth
tox poison
eructat breaking out
verm/i worm
halit breath
hemorrh vein liable to bleed
alimentat nourishment
masticat to chew
paralyt to disable, paralysis
pil/o hair
nid nest
volvul to roll
odont tooth
dys- bad, difficult, painful, abnormal
post- after behind
-cele hernia, tumor, swelling
-orexia appetite
-stalsis contraction
doch/o duct
-lysis destruction, to separate
Created by: msmithart