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.
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

MT Section 1

Medical Terminology with Human Anatomy - Jane Rice

A- Without
Anti- Against
cac- bad
dia- through
mal- bad
milli- one-thousandths
neo- new
pro- before
tri- three
epi- upon
in- in,into
ab- away from
auto- self
centi- a hundred
hetero different
micro- small
multi- many
para- beside
syn- together,with
dis- apart
ex- out
adhes stuck to
centr/i center
format a shaping
kil/o a thousand
necr death
norm normal
organ organ
pyr/o heat,fire
scop to examine
therm/o hot,heat
tuss cough
dem people
cis to cut
maxim greatest
palm palm
axill armpit
chem/o chemical
gene formation, produce
macro large
nom law
onc/o tumor
pyret fever
radi/o ray
sept putrefaction
top/o place
infect infection
eti/o cause
malign bad kind
minim least
prophylact guarding
-age related to
-ary pertaining to
-clave a key
-form shape
-genic formation,produce
-grade a step
-graphy recording
-ic pertaining to
-ism condition
-al pertaining to
-centesis surgical puncture
-drome a course
-fuge to flee
-gnosis knowledge
-gram a weight
-hexia condition
-ion process
-ive nature of
-liter liter
-meter measure
-ous pertaining to
-phoresis to carry
-sepsis decay
-ar pertaining to
-logy study of
-osis condition of
-pathy disease
-scope instrument
-therapy treatment
-y condition
abate to lessen,decrease,cease
antipyretic pertaining to protecting against disease
cachexia a condition of ill health,malnutrition
diagnosis determination of the cause of a disease
disease lack of ease
etiology the study of the cause(s) of disease
illness a state of being sick
prognosis the prediction of the course of a disease and the recovery rate
prophylactic pertaining to protecting against disease
triage the sorting and classifying of injuries to determine priority of need and treatment
AB Abnormal
ax axillary
biopsy BX
CVD cardiovascular disease
DRGs diagnosis related groups
otorhinolaryngology ENT
family practice FP
gram g
GYN gynocology
Peds pediatrics
Created by: 740850168



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