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a
without, lack of
dipl
double
em
in
endo
within
hyper
above, excessive
peri
around
acoust
hearing
ambly
dull
aud/i, audi/o
to hear
auditor
hearing
aur
ear
blephar, blephar/o
eyelid
cycl/o
ciliary body
dacry, dacry/o
tear
kerat, kerat/o
cornea
labryrinth, labryinth/o
maze
lacrim
tear
laryng/o
larynx
mast
breast
myc
fungus
myring, myring/o
drum membrane
neur/o
nerve
nyctal
blind
ocul, opt, ophthalm/o, opt/o
eye
ot, ot/o
ear
phac, phac/o
lens
presby
old
py/o
pus
rhin/o, nas/o
nose
scler
hardening
tympan
eardrum
-al, -ic, -us
pertaining to
-algia, -dynia
pain
-cusis
hearing
-gram
record
-ectomy
surgical excision/removal
-lith
stone
-lymph
clear fluid
-meter
instrument to measure
-metry
measurement
-oid
resemble
-opia, -opsia
eye, vision
-osis
condition of
-plasty
surgical repair
-ptosis
drooping
-rrhea
flow, discharge
-scope
instrument
-tic
pertaining to
-tome
instrument to cut
-tomy
incision
cerumen
earwax
Meniere's (may nee ARZ)
disease that is a recurrent and progressive condition that affects the inner ear.
Abbrev: AD
auris dexter (right ear)
Abbrev: AS
auris sinistra (left ear)
Abbrev: AU
auris unitas (both ears)
Abbrev: BC
bone conduction
Abbrev: ENT
ear, nose, and throat
Abbrev: EENT
eye, ear, nose, and throat
Abbrev: HD
hearing distance
Abbrev: OM
otitis media
Abbrev: oto
otology
Abbrev: SOM
serous otitis media
pupil
is the opening in the center of the iris
cones & rods
are the photoreceptive cells of the retina
Iris
is a colored membrane attached to the ciliary body and suspended between the lens and the cornea in the aqueous humor.
accommodation
is the process of sharpening the focus of light of the retina.
tinnitus
is a jingling or ringing in the ear
vertigo
is a feeling of dizziness, an illusion of movement
sclera
also known as white of the eye
Abbrev: accommodation
Acc
Abbrev: emmetropia
EM
Abbrev: hypermetropia (hyperopia)
HT
Abbrev: intraocular pressure
IOP
Abbrev: left eye
LE
Abbrev: myopia
MY
Abbrev: near visual acuity
NVA
Abbrev: oculus dexter (right eye)
OD
Abbrev: oculus sinister (left eye)
OS
Abbrev: oculi unitas (both eyes)
OU
Abbrev: right eye
RE
Abbrev: esotropia
ST
Abbrev: visual acuity
VA
Abbrev: visual field
VF
exotropia
ET
Abbrev: plus or convex
+
Abbrev: minus or concave
-