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aque/o
water
blephar/o
eyelid
conjunctiv/o
conjunctiva
cor/o
pupil
corne/o
cornea
cycl/o
ciliary body; muscle of the eye
dacry/o
tears, tear duct
ir/o
iris (colored portion of the eye around the pupil)
kerat/o
cornea
lacrim/o
tears
ocul/o
eye
opt/o
eye, vision
palpebr/o
eyelid
papill/o
optic disc, nipple-like
phac/o
lense of the eye
pupill/o
pupil
retin/o
retina
phak/o
lense of the eye
uve/o
uvea; vascular layer of the eye
(iris, ciliary body and choroid)
vitre/o
glassy
ambly/o
dull, dim
dipl/o
double
glauc/o
gray
mi/o
smaller, less
mydr/o
widen, enlarge
nyct/o
night
phot/o
light
presby/o
old age
scot/o
darkness
xer/o
dry
-opia
vision
-tropia
to turn
acous/o
hearing
audi/o
hearing

(the sense of hearing)
audit/o
hearing
cochle/o
cochlea
aur/o
ear
auricul/o
ear
mastoid/o
mastoid process
myring/o
eardrum, tympanic membrane
ossicul/o
ossicle
ot/o
ear
salping/o
eustachian tube, auditory tube
staped/o
stapes

third bone of the middle ear
tympan/o
eardrum, tympanic membrane
-acusis

-cusis
hearing
vestibul/o
vestibule
-otia
ear condition
-opsia
vision
scler/o
sclera (white part of the eye)
optic/o
eye, vision
ophthalm/o
eye
irid/o
iris (colored part of the eye)
AMD
Age-Related macular degeneration
IOL
intraocular lens
IOP

results in damage to the retina and optic nerve; glaucoma
intraocular pressure
LASIK
Laser in situ keratomileuis
OD
right eye

oculus dexter

doctor of optometry
(optometrist)
OS
left eye

oculus sinister
OU
both eyes

oculus uterque
VA
visual acuity
PERRLA
pupils equil,round and reactive to light and accommodation
VF
visual field
AD
right ear

auris dextra
AOM
acute otitis media
AS
left ear

auris sinistra
EENT
eyes,ears,nose, and throat
ENG
electronystagmography

electrony stagmo graphy

a test of the balance mechanism of the inner ear by assessing eye movements
ENT
ears,nose, and throat
PE tube
pressure equilizing tube;

ventilatig tube placed in the eardrum
SOM
serous otitis media
often results from a disfunctioning or obstructed auditory tube