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


The Language of Medicine 11th Edition

a-, an- no; not; without
ab- away from
ad- toward
af- toward
agora- marketplace
ana- up; apart; backward; again, anew
ante- before; forward
anti- against
apo- off, away
aut-, auto- self, own
bi- two
brachy- short
brady- slow
cata- down
con- together, with
contra- against; opposite
de- lack of; down; less; removal of
dia- complete; through
dorsi- back
dys- bad; painful; difficult; abnormal
ec- out; outside
echo- reflected sound
ecto- out;outside
em- in
en- in; within
end- in; within
endo- in; within
epi- above; upon; on
eso- inward
eu- good; normal; true
ex- out; away from
exo- out; away from
extra- outside
hemi- half
in- in; into; not
infra- below; inferior to; beneath
inter- between
intra- within; into
ipsi- same
ir- in
kern- nucleus (collection of nerve cells in the brain)
macro- large
mal- bad
mega- large
meso- middle
meta- change; beyond
micro- small
multi- many
neo- new
nulli- none
oxy- rapid; sharp; acid
pachy- heavy; thick
pan- all
par- other than; abnormal
para- near; beside; abnormal; apart from; along the side of
per- through
peri- surrounding
polio- gray matter (of brain or spinal cord)
poly- many; much; increased
post- after; behind
pre- before; in front of
primi- first
pro- before; forward
pros- before; forward
pseudo- false
quadri- four
re- back; again; backward
retro- behind; back; backward
semi- half
sub- under; below
supra- above, upper
sym- together; with
syn- together; with
tachy- fast
tetra- four
trans- across; through
tri- three
ultra- beyond; excess
uni- one
Created by: AbiNoel