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conjunctivitis
inflammation of the conjunctiva
keratotomy
making incision of the cornea
ophthalmologist
medical eye doctor
optometrist
non-medical doctor who examines the eyes and prescribes lenses
optician
non-medical person who grinds lenses and fits glasses but can not prescribes lenses
retinitis
inflammation of the retina
diplopia
double vision
nyetalopia
night blindness
astigmatism
defective curvature of the cornea of the eye
hyperopia
far sightedness
myopia
near sightedness
presbyopia
impairment of vision due to old age
glaucoma
increased pressure in the eye
cataract
clouding of the lens causing decreased in vision
audiometer
instrument used to measure hearing
audiogram
instrument used to record hearing
mastorditis
inflammation of the mastord process
otolaryngologist
ear,nose and throat doctor
tympanoplasty
repair of the ear drum
tinnitus
ringing in the ear
vertigo
dizziness
otitismedia
inflammation and infection of the middle ear
otoscopy
visual examination of the ear with an otoscope
tonometry
measurement of tension or pressure within the eye and is used in detecting glaucoma
ostosclerosis
hardening of the bone tissue