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Ch 16

Ophthalmology and Otology

conjunctiva inner lining of the eyelids
cornea web, tunic
lacrim tears
nas/o nose
ophthalm/o eye
phot/o light
blephar/o eyelid
dacry/o tears
ptosis drooping
ambly- dull
opia sight
genit bring forth
exo- outward
trop turn
opt/o vision
metrist skilled in measurement
iris diaphragm of the eye
lens transparent refractive structure behind the iris
presby old person
pupil opening in the center of iris
retna light-sensitive innermost layer of the eyeball
scler hard, white of eye
recept receive
myo- to blink
ocul eye
-orum function of
cry/o cold
-pexy fixation
retin/o retina
ton/o pressure, tension
-meter measure
-metry process of measuring
ot/o ear
audi/o hearing
myc/o fungus
eustachian tube tube that connects the middle ear to the nasopharynx
-sis abnormal condition
metr measure
equi- equal
librium balance
-lith stone
scler/o hardening
conjunctiv/o conjunctiva
Created by: dlgraser
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