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

White mod pre/suffix

White module prefixes and suffixes

a-, an- without
-al pertaining to
-algia pain
-ar pertaining to
-arche beginning
-ary pertaining to
-cele herniation, swelling
-centesis surgical puncture
-clasis to break
-cyesis pregnancy
dys- painful, difficult, bad
-ectasis dilation, expansion
-ectomy excision
endo- within, in
epi- on, upon
-genesis formation, production, origin
-gram record
-graphy process of recording
-gravida pregnancy
hyper- excessive, above
hypo- defiency, below
-iasis abnormal condition of
inter- between
-ism condition, process, disease from specific cause
-itis inflammation
juxta- beside, next to
lacti- milk
-lysis destruction
-malacia softening
-megaly enlargement of
-metry act of measuring
multi- many, most, much
-ologist specialist in the study of
-oma tumor
-osis abnormal condition
-para to bear
-pathy disease
peri- around
-pexy fixation
-phobia fear
-plasty surgical repair
poly- many, much
primi- first
-ptosis displacement, drooping, sagging
-rrhagia bursting forth
-rrhaphy a suturing
-rrhea discharge, flow
-rrhexis rupture
-salpinx fallopian tubes
-schisis fissure, split
-sclerosis hardening
-scopy visual examination
-tocia childbirth, labour
-tomy incision
-tripsy to crush
-triptor instrument to crush
-uria urine
-version act of turning
-oid resembling
-tome instrument to cut
-stenosis narrowing or stricture
-gens forming, producing, origins
electro- electricity
-trophy development, nourishment
-ic pertaining to
pseudo- fake, false
azot- nitrogenous compounds
Created by: renate