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

Flash card 1& 2

Gen/o Creation, cause
Hydr/o Water
Morph/o Change
Myc/o Fungus
Necr/o Death
Orth/o Straight
Path/o Suffering, disease
Phag/o Eat
Plas/o Formation
Py/o Pus
Scler/o Hard
Sten/o Narrowing
Troph/o Nourishment, development
Xen/o Foreign
Xer/o Dry
-ac Pertaining to
-tic Pertaining to
-ia -ism Condition
-ium Tissue, structure
-y Condition, proceudre
-icle Small
-iatric Medical science
-iatrist Specialist in medicine of
-ist Special
-logist Specialist in the study of
-logy Study of
-algia Pain
-cele Hernia
-emia Blood condition
-iasis Presence of
-itis Inflammation
-lysis Loosen, breakdown
-malacia Abnormal softening
-megaly Enlargement
-oid resembling
-oma tumor
-osis condition
-pathy disease
-penia deficiency
-ptosis drooping
-rrhage excessive flow
-rrhea flow
-rrhexis rupture
-spasm involuntary contractions
-centesis punture
-gram written records
-graph instrument used to produce a record
-graphy process of recording
-meter instrument used to measure
-metry process of measuring
-scope instrument used to look
-scopy process of looking
-desis binding, fixation
-ectomy removal
-pexy surgical fixation
-plasty reconstruction
-rrhaphy suture
-stomy creation of an opening
-tomy incision
-a -ae pronouncing
-ax -aces pronounce
-ex Pronounced -ices
-ix pronounced -ices
-is pronounced -es
-ma Pronounced -mata
-on pronounced-a
-um -a
-us -i
-y -ies
a- ay- not
anti against
de- down, away from
ante- before
pre- before
pro- before, on behalf of
brady- slow
tachy- fast
post- after
re- again
ab- away
ad- toward
circum- around
peri- around
dia- through
trans- through
e-/ eh-/ ec-/ ex- out
ecto-/ exo-/ extra- outside
en-/ endo-/ extra- in, inside
epi- upon
sub- beneath
inter- between
bi- two
hemi-/ semi- half
hyper- over
hypo- under
macro- large
micro- small
mono-/ uni- one
oligo- few
pan- all
poly-/ multi- many
con-/ sym-/ syn- with, together
dys- bad
eu- good
Created by: Tweetybyrd627
Popular Clinical Skills 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