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


medical terminology

plas/o formation
troph/o nourishment
scler/o hard
-ium tissue/structure
-y condition/procedure
cele hernia
emia blood condition
iasis presence
itis inflammation
lysis loosen break
oma tumor
ptosis drooping
penia deficiency
oid resembling
megaly enlargement
malacia abnormal softening
rrhea flow
rrhexis rupture
rrhage excessive flow
spasm involuntary contraction
gram written record
graph instrument used
graphy written procedure
meter instrument to measure
scope instrument used to look
metry process of measuring
mamo breast
ectomy remove
rrhapy suture
contra against
de down/away from
pro before on behalf
brady slow
tacky fast
post after
ab away
ad toward
en inside
ecto outside
epi upon
sub beneath
hyper over
poly many
mono one
bia two
Created by: Shauna39
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