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Audi/o Hearing; sound
Audiologist hearing specialist
Blephar/o eyelid
Cephalgia pain in the head; headache
Cerebr/o cerebrum; brain
CNS central nercous system
conjunctivitis imflammation of the conjunctive (pink eye)
Craniotomy insicion into the skull to provide access to the brain or to relieve intracranial pressure
CSF cerebrospinal fluid
CVA cerebrovascular accident
EEG electroencephalography
EENT eyes, ears, nose, throat
Encephalitis inflammation of the brain
Exophthalmia abnormall protrusion of the eyeballs
Glauc/o silver, gray
Hemiplegia paralysis of one side of the body
Hydr/o water, fluid
Hyperopia impaired vision of close objects (farsightedness)
Kerat/o cornea
Keratitis inflammation of the cornea
Lacrim/o tears
Malacia softening
Myopia impaired vision of distant objects(nearsightedness)
Myringotomy incision into the tympanic membrane
Neuritis inflammation of the nerve or nerves
OD right eye (oculus dexter)
opia vision
OS left eye (oculus sinister)
OU each eye (oculus uterque)
Otorrhea discharge or drainage from the ear
Pathy disease
PERRLA pupils equal, round, reactive to light and accommodation
Plasty surgical repair
Presby old, aging
Presbycusis impaired hearing related to the aging process
REM rapid eye movement
Rhin/o nose
Serous Otitis Media middle ear infection characterized by accumulation of purulent fluid behind tympanic membrane
TIA transient ischemic attack
Tinnitus ringing or tinking sensation in the ears
AU each ear (auris unitas)
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