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ambly/o
dullness, dimness, blunt
aque/o
water
belphar/o
eyelid
cor/o, core/o
pupil
cycl/o
1. circle, cycle
2. ciliary body
dacry/o
tears, lacrimal sac or duct
dipl/o
double, twofold
glauc/o
gray
icter/o
icterus, jaundice
irid/o
iris
kerat/o
cornea
lacrim/o
tears (L. tear)
ocul/o
the eye, ocular
ophthalm/o
relationship to the eye
op/o
1. the face; an eye
2. juice, balm
optic/o
optical, ptic, ocular (vision)
palpebr/o
eyelid
papill/o
1. nipple-like
2. optic disk
phac/o
lens-shaped, relating to a lens
phot/o
light
presby/o
old age
pter/o, pteryg/o
1. wing or feather
2. wing-shaped, usually relating to the pterygoid process
pupill/o
pupils
retin/o
retina
scler/o
1. hardness (induration)
2. relationship to sclera
scot/o
darkness
typhl/o
1. cecum
2. blindness
vitr/o, vitre/o
vitreous (L. glassy)
ambly/o - opia
amblyopia
dullness, dimness - vision
poor vision caused by abnormal development of visual areas of the brain in response to abnormal visual stimulation during early development
an - icter/o - ic
anicteric
without - icterus - pertaining to, relating to
not relating to or marked by jaundice
core/o - plasty
coreoplasty
pupil - forming, plastic repair
the procedure to correct a misshapen, miotic, or occluded pupil
hemi - an - opsia
hemianopsia
half - not, without, less - vision
loss of vision for one half of the visual field of one or both eyes
hem/o - ophthalm/o - ia
hemophthalmia
blood - eyes - pertaining to, relating to
a blood-filled eye
hyper - tropia
hypertropia
excessive, above normal - turning
an ocular deviation with one eye higher than the other
irid/o - malacia
iridomalacia
iris - softening
degenerative softening of the iris
kerat/o - plasty
keratoplasty
cornea - forming, plastic repair
any surgical modification of the cornea; the removal of a portion of the cornea containing an opacity and teh insertion in its place of a piece of cornea of the same size and shape removed from elsewhere
phot/o - phobia
photophobia
light - abnormal fear and/or aversion
morbid dread and avoidance of light
retin/o - blast/o - oma
retinoblastoma
retina - the process of budding and formation of buds by cells or tissue - tumor, neoplasm
malignant ocular neoplasm of childhood, with onset usually before the third year of life
xanth/o - chromat/o ic
xanthochromatic
yellow - color - pertaining to, relating to
yellow-colored
xer/o - ophthalm/o - ia
xerophthalmia
dry - eyes - condition
excessive dryness of the conjuctiva and cornea, which lose their luster and become keritinized
tars/o
tarsus (the fibrous plates giving solidity and form to the edges of the eyelids)