Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
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

Ch 2 Skeletal System

Combining Forms

acr/o extremities
ankyl/o crooked; bent; stiff; fused together
arthr/o joint
brachi/o arm
burs/o bursa (sac of fluid near a joint)
carp/o wrist
cervic/o neck; cervix (neck of uteris) y
chir/o hand
chondr/o cartilage
cost/o rib
crani/o skull
kyph/o humpback
lord/o curve; swayback
lumb/o lumbar region; loin
lux/o slide
myel/o bone marrow; spinal cord
narc/o numbness; sleep; stupor
orth/o straight
oste/o bone
ped/o foot;child
pod/o foot
pyret/o fever
rachi/o spine; vertebra
rheumat/o watery flow
sacr/o sacrum
sarc/o flesh; connective tissue
scoli/o crooked; bent
spondyl/o vertebra; backbone
ster/o solid structure; steroid
synovi/o lubricating fluid of joints
tars/o ankle
ten/o ; tendin/o ; tendon/o tendon
Created by: connelly.cowan
Popular Medical sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards