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.

Remove ads
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

Stack #72689

Turley's Medical Language Chapter 1

Combining form(s)Meaning
appendic/o appendix
arthr/o joint
cardi/o heart
cutane/o skin
esthes/o sensation, feeling
gastr/o stomach
hepat/o liver
laryng/o larynx (voice box)
mast/o breast; mastoid process
nas/o nose
nat/o birth
neur/o nerve
pneumon/o lung; air
psych/o mind
retin/o retina (of the eye)
hemat/o blood
tonsill/o tonsil
trache/o trachea (windpipe)
urin/o urine; urinary system
ven/o vein
-ac pertaining to
-al pertaining to
-ar pertaining to
-ary pertaining to
-ation a process; being or having
-ous pertaining to
-tic pertaining to
-ia condition, state, thing
-ion action; condition
-ism process; disease from a specific cause
-itis inflammation of
-megaly enlargement
-oma tumor, mass
-osis condition; abnormal condition; process
-pathy disease, suffering
-ectomy surgical excision
-graphy process of recording
-scopy process of using an instrument to examine
-iatry medical treatment
-itian a skilled professional or expert
-logy the study of
endo- innermost, within
intra- within
peri- around
sub- below; underneath; less than
an- without, not
hyper- above; more than normal
hypo- below; deficient
poly- many, much
brady- slow
pre- before, in front of
post- after, behind
tachy- fast
anti- against
dys- painful, difficult, abnormal
Created by: Amunas