Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


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
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
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:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
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

Origins of Disease

causes of diseas

QuestionAnswer
Diseases transmitted from parent to child Hereditary
Diseases which appear at birth or shortly thereafter Congenital
Body reacts with an inflammatory response to some causative agent Inflammatory
Progressive degeneration of a body part Degenerative
Invasion of microorganisms into a body Infectious
Lack of specific nutrients such as minerals, vitamins, carbohydrates Deficiency
Dysfunction usually involving endocrine glands Metabolic
Abnormal growth of new tissue Neoplastic
Result of physical and emotional trauma Traumatic
Develop from harmful exposure to something in the environment Environmental
Body develops antibodies against its own tissues or body substances Autoimmune
Created by: 100000098475841