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Opening between eyelids is called
Palpebral fissure
Glands located in tarzals plates
Meibomian glands
Function: sebaceous secreting for eye lubrication
Disease assoc. chalazion
Chalazion
Nontender nodule in eyelid
Myopia
Impaired far vision
Abnormal eye protusion
Gravels disease
Sudden vision loss sugest
Retinal detachment
Vitreous hemorrhage
Occlussion of central retinal artery
Scotomas
Fixed eye specks, sugest lesions in the the retinas or visual pathways
Three compartment of ears
external: auricle and ear canal.
Middle: Tympanic membrane, contain ossicles.
Inner: Cocclea
Ossicles
Malleus, Incus, Stapes
Conduction loss of hearing
Disorder of external and middle ear. Impairs transmission of nerve impulse to brain.
Sensorineural loss of hearing
Disorder in inner ear, or coclear nerve. Impairs transmission of nerve impulse to brain.
Causes of one side nasal congestion
Deviated nasal septum
Foreing body
Tumor
Causes of chronic hoarseness
Smoking
Allergies
Voice abuse
Hypothyroidism
Chronic infection (TB)
Tumor
Symptoms of Hyperthyroidism
Nervousness, weigh loss despite an increase appetite, Excesive sweating, heat intolerance, palpitations, frequent bm,
Symptoms of Hypothyroidism
Fatigue, lethargy, modest weight gain with anorexia, dry coarse skin, cold intolerance, constipation
Lymph nodes inspection, What to look for?
Size, elnlarge, infection or neoplasm.
Shape, round or ovoid, irregular or nodular think carcinoma
Mobility, should be mobile in two directions, if fixed neoplastic is likely
Tender, infection
Leading cause of blindness in African Americans, and second cause of blindness in general.
Glaucoma
Sequence of palpation for neck nodes
Preauricular, Postauricular, Occipital, Tonsillar, Submandibular, Submental, Superior cervical, Posterior cervical, Supraclavicular
Goiter
General term for an enlarged thyroid gland
Meniere's disease
Inner ear disorder mark by recurrent dizziness, tinnnitus and deafness
Ptosis
Drooping of upperlid
Dacryocystitis
Inflamation of lacrymal sac.
Pterygium
Triangular thickening of bulbar conjuntiva, ussually i the nasal side.