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Ch.12-Eye Ch.13-Ear

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anamariefalke's version from 2016-04-19 04:26

Section 1

Question Answer
blephar.oeyelid
conjunctiv/oconjunctiva
cor/o, core/o, pupill/opupil
corne/o, kerat/ocornea
dacry/o, lacrim/otear, tear duct
ir/o, irid/oiris
ocul/o, opthalm/oeye
opt/ovision
phac/o, phak/olens
retin/oretina
scler/osclera
cry/ocold
dipl/otwo, double
is/oequal
phot/olight
ton/otension, pressure
bi-, bin-two
-opiavision
-phobiaabnormal fear to things
-plegiaparalysis
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Section 2

Question Answer
conjunctivitisinflammation of the conjunctiva (pink eye)
amblyopiaabnormal visual development (lazy eye)
astigmatismirregular curvature of the cornea; light refracts improperly
cataractclouding of the lens
chalazionlump in the tear gland
detached retinaseparation of the retina
glaucomagroup of eye conditions that can cause blindness
hyperopiafarsightedness
macular degenerationcentral vision loss
myopianearsightedness
nyctalopiapoor vision at night (night blindness)
nystagmusjerking movements of the eyes
pingueculayellow bump on eye caused by sun damage or dry climant
presbyopiavision loss due to aging
pterygiumgrowth on the tissue of eye
retinitis pigmentosaretina is damaged
strabismuseyes look in different directions (cross-eyed)
styinfection of an oil gland of the eyelidq
enucleationsurgical removal of the eyeball
optometristprofessional who prescribes corrective lenses
opthalmalgiapain in the eye
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Section 3

Question Answer
audi/ohearing
aur/i, aur/o, ot/oear
cochle/ocochlea
labyrinth/olabyrinth (inner ear)
mastoid/omastoid bone
myring/o, tympan/oear drum
staped/ostapes (middle ear bone)
vestibul/ovestibule
otalgiapain in the ear
acoustic neuromabenign tumor in the auditory canal
ceruminomatumor of the gland that releases ear wax
cholesteatomaabnormal skin growth in the middle behind the ear drum
meniere diseasedisease of the inner ear
otitis externainflammation of the outer ear
otitis mediainflammation of the middle ear
presbycusishearing loss due to aging
tinnitusringing in ears
vertigosensation of spinning
audiologistone who specializes in hearing
otologistone who treats disease of the ear, nose, and throat
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