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

Chapter 5

Lungs, Blood

-cele hernia or protrusion
sept/o septum (wall off fence)
-stenosis constriction or narrowing
-ar -ary -eal pertaining to
-emia in the blood
-graphy process of recording radiographic imaging
-algia pain
-meter instrument use to measure
-pnea breathing
-metry measurement
ox/i oxygen
tachy- fast, rapid
tonsil/o tonsil
trache/o trachea
pharyng/o pharynx
pulmon/o lung
eu- normal good
-gram record; radiographic image
-graph instrument used to record
son/o sound
atel/o imperfect; incomplete
a- an- absence of; without
adenoid/o adenoids
sinus/o sinus
nas/o, rhin/o nose
capn/o carbon dioxide
alveol/o alveolus
-pexy surgical fixation; suspension
tom/o to cut, section or slice
py/o pus
lob/o lobe
-thorax chest; chest cavity
-stomy creation of an artificial opening
-centesis surgical puncture to aspirate fluid (with a sterile needle)
-rrhagia rapid flow of blood
-ectasis stretching out; dilation; expansion
radi/o x-rays; ionizing radiation
endo- within
somn/o sleep
phon/o sound; voice
brochi/o, bronch/o bronchus
diaphragmat/o phren/o diaphragm
-scopy visual examination
orth/o straight
pneum/o pneumat/o pneumon/o lung; air
spir/o breathing, breathe
muc/o mucus
-scope instrument use for visual examination
-scopic pertaining to visual examination
-spasm sudden, involuntary muscle contraction
-tomy cut into; incision
laryng/o larynx
epiglott/o epiglottis
pleur/o pleura
hem/o hemat/o blood
thorac/o thorax; chest; chest cavity
poly- many much
Created by: Jenfaith