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

Final Term Medix

a-, an- without, not
per- through
anti- against
epi- upper
peri- around
tachy- fast, rapid
brady- slow
pro- before, on behalf of
extra- outside
trans- across
endo- within
pneu- lungs and air
eu- good, normal, well, easy
dys- bad, painful, difficult
trans- across
lacti- milk
primi- first
ante- before, in front of
multi- many, most
post- after, behind
juxta- beside, next to
hyper- excessive
hypo- below, deficient in
poly- many, much
dia- through, across
retro- behind
bi- two, double
eso- inward
intra- within, in
inter- between
extra- on the outside
exo- outward
mono- one
sub- below
hydro- water
contra- against
pachy- thick
para- beside, beyond, around
syn- together, joined
uni- one
necto- death, necrosis
ultra- excess, beyond
quadra- four
quadri- four
supra- above, excessive, superior
aniso- unequal, dissimilar
ab- from, away from
af- toward
ad- toward
allo- other, differing from the normal
bi- two
cata- down
cine- movement
de- cessation
ec- out, out from
ef- away from
en- in, within
hemi- one half
infra- below, under
macro- large
mal- bad
medi- middle
mega- enlargement
meso- middle
meta- change, beyond
micro- small
neo- new
nulli- none
oxy- quick, sharp
pan- all
pre- before, in front of
semi- one half
tri- three
-cyte cell
-emia blood, blood condition
-gram record
-graph instrument to record
-graphy process of recording
-oma tumor
-phage cell that destroys, eats
-stasis stopping, controlling
-crasia mixture, blending
-fusion joining, pour
-itis inflammation
-penia deficiency of
-spasm sudden involuntary contraction
-stenosis narrowing, stricture
-sphyxia pulse
-capnia carbon dioxide
-meter instrument for measuring
-pnea breathing
-phonia voice
-ectasis stretching, dilation (enlargement)
-osmia smell
-plegia paralysis
-ptysis spitting
-thorax pleural cavity, chest
-arche beginning
-para near, beside, beyond
-tocia childbirth, labor
-cyesis pregnancy
-salpinx tube
-gravida pregnant woman
-version turning
-genesis forming, production, orgin
-iasis abnormal condition
-osis abnormal condition
-uria urinary condition
-al, -ar pertaining to
-cide killing
-ism condition of
-algia pain
-ectomy excission
-tomy surgical incission
-cele herniation, swelling
-spadias slit, fissure
-cusis hearing
-ptosis drooping, sagging
-opia, -opsia vision
-acusia hearing
-pexy put in place, fixation
-plexy stroke
-algisia pain
-lepsy seizure
-asthenia meakness or loss of strength
-esthesia feeling, sensation
-phasia speech
-kinesia movement
-paresis slight paralysis
-megaly enlargement
-orexia appetite
-pepsia digestion
-phagia swalling, eating
-prandial meal
-rrhea discharge, flow
-rrhaphy suture
-rrhexis rupture
-rrhagia bursting forth (of)
-rrhage bursting forth (of)
-rrhythm/o rhythm
-blast embryonic cell
-clasis break, surgical fracture
-clast to break
-desis bidnding, fixation of a bone or joint
-malacia softening
-physis growth
-plasty surgical repair
-porosis orous
-schisis a splitting, cleft, fissure
-scopy process of viewing
-scope instrument for viewing
-derma skin
-dynia pain
-oid resembling
-ologist expert in the study of
-ology the study of
-phil attraction for
-therapy treatment
-pathy disease of
-ate having the form of, possessing
-ation process (of)
-capnia carbon dioxide
-cardia heart condition
-ceps head
-ception conceiving
-cision a cutting
-clesis closure
-clysis irrigation, washing
-continence to hold back
-crine secrete
-duction act of leading, bringing, conducting
-edema swelling
-ema state of; condition
-ferent to carry
-glia glue, neuroglial tissue
-globin protein
-ician specialist
-ion the act of
-ization process (of)
-lalia speech, babble
-lucent to shine; clear
-lysis separation, destruction, loosening
-mania state of mental disorder, fenzy
-metry act of measuring
-ole small, minute
-ose pertaining to, sugar
-oxia oxygen
-phylaxis protection
-plasia, -plasm formation, growth
-poiesis formation, production
-potence power
-sarcoma malignant tumor of connective tissue
-sis state of, condition
-spadias slit, fissure
-stasis standing still
-stomy forming an opening (mouth)
-taxia order
-toxic poison
-tripsy crushing
-trophy development, nourishment
-tropin stimulate
-um structure, thing
Created by: jasmineruth