Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chapter 6 Brittany S

Medical Terms

ocul/o means eye
ophthalm/o means eye
opt/o means eye
lacrim/o mean tear
dacry/o mean tear
opia mean vision
-opsia mean vision
blephar/o means eyelid
corne/o means cornea
kerat/o means cornea
conjunctiv/o means conjunctiva
scler/o means sclera (white of the eye).
cycl/o means ciliary body
retin/o means retina.
ir/o mean iris.
irid/o mean iris.
vitre/o means vitreous humor
phac/o means lens
phak/o means lens
aur/o mean ear
ot/o mean ear
acous/o mean hearing
audi/o mean hearing
acusis means hearing condition
cerumin/o means earwax
salping/o means ear canal
tympan/o mean ear drum
myring/o mean ear drum
mastoid/o means mastoid process
labyrinth/o means maze
vestibul/o means entry way
cochle/o means cochlea (shaped like a snail shell)
HEENT head, eyes, ears, nose, and throat
OD right eye
OS left eye
OU both eyes
PERRLA pupils are equal, round, and reactive to light and accommodation
IOP intraocular pressure
VA visual acuity
VF visual field
ARMD age-related macular degeneration
IOL intraocular lens
LASIK laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis
AD right ear
AS left ear
AU both ears
EENT eye, ears, nose, throat
ENT ear, nose, throat
AOM acute otitis media
OM otitis media
miosis, excessive constriction of the pupil of the eye
mydriasis dilation of the pupil of the eye
tinnitis ringing or buzzing in the ears
Popular Medical sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards