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

Term Test CardioPulm

Cardio/ Pulmonary terms

an- without, not
per- through
anti- against
peri- around
brady- slow
pro- before
epi- above, upon
tachy- fast
extra- outside, outward
trans- through
endo- in, within
-cyte cell
-emia blood condition
-gram record
-graphy process of recording
-oma tumor
-phage cell that eats
-stasis stopping, controlling
-crasia mixture, blending
-fusion joining, pour
-graph instrument to record
-itis inflammation
-penia decrease, deficiency
-spasm involuntary contraction
-stenosis narrowing, stricture
-sphyxia pulse
albumin/o protein
angi/o vessel
arteri/o artery
ather/o joint
bilirubin/o bile pigment
coron/o heart
electr/o ecectric
erythr/o red
fibrin/o threads of a clot
hemangi/o blood vessel
isch/o to hold back (block)
lip/o fat
macr/o large
phag/o swallowing/eating
reticul/o net, mesh
ser/o serum
sept/o septum
sten/o narrowing, stricture
aneurysm/o aneurysm
aort/o aorta
arteriol/o arteriole
atri/o atrium
cardi/o heart
ech/o repeating sound
embol/o embolus
fibrill/o muscular twitching
hem/o blood
leuk/o white
lipid/o fat
my/o muscle
myc/o fungus
phleb/o vein
scler/o hardening
septic/o poison
sphygm/o pulse
thromb/o blood clot
valvul/o valve
vascul/o vessel
ventricul/o ventricle
valv/o valve
vas/o vessel
ven/o vein
a- without, not
pneu- air, lung
eu- good
dys- difficult
-capnia carbon dioxide
-phonia voice
-osmia smell (sense of)
-thorax pleural cavity, chest
-meter measure
-plegia paralysis
-pnea breathing
-ectasis expansion, dilation, stretching
-ptysis spitting
alveol/o alveoli, air sac
bronch/o bronchial tubes (bronchi, bronchus)
coni/o dust
nas/o nose
orth/o strait
pneumon/o lungs
phren/o diaphragm
sphygm/o pulse
tonsill/o tonsil
atel/o incomplete, imperfect
bronchi/o bronchial tubes (bronchi, bronchus)
or/o mouth
pharyng/o throat
pulm/o lungs
phon/o sound, voice
sinus/o sinus cavity
trache/o trachea (airway & sinus)
adenoid/o adenoid
bronchial/o bronchioles
laryng/o larynx
ox/, ox/y, ox/o oxygen
pector/o chest
pulmon/o lungs
pleur/o side of body, pleura
rhin/o nose
thorac/o chest
anthrac/o black
cyan/o blue
lob/o lobe
olfact/o smell (sense of)
steth/o chest
spir/o breathing/ breathe
epiglott/o epiglottis
-ia pertaining to
-capnia pertaining to carbon dioxide
-ac pertaining to
ab- from, away from
-ema state of, condition
-pathy disease
-pexy fixation of (an organ), suspension
-clasis break down
-osis abnormal condition
throat pharynx
hypo- defficient
-rrhea discharge
sub- below
Created by: MedixMOA
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