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Chabner 8e Ch. 17

Chabner, 8e Chapter 17 Sense Organs: The Eye And The Ear

acous/o hearing
ambly/o dim, dull
anis/o unequal
aque/o water
audi/o hearing, the sense of hearing
audit/o hearing
aur/o ear
auricul/o ear
blephar/o eyelid
cochle/o cochlea
conjunctiv/o conjunctiva
cor/o pupil
corne/o cornea
cycl/o ciliary body or muscle of the eye
dacry/o tears, tear duct
dipl/o double
glauc/o gray
ir/o iris
irid/o iris
kerat/o cornea
lacrim/o tears
mastoid/o mastoid process
mi/o smaller, less
myc/o fungus
mydr/o wide
myring/o eardrum, tympanic membrane
nyct/o night
ocul/o eye
ophthalm/o eye
opt/o eye, vision
optic/o eye, vision
palpebr/o eyelid
papill/o optic disc, nipple-like
phac/o lens of the eye
phak/o lens of the eye
phot/o light
presby/o old age
pupill/o pupil
retin/o retina
salping/o eustachian tube, auditory tube
scler/o sclera (white of eye)
scot/o darkness
staped/o stapes (third bone of the middle ear)
tympan/o eardrum, tympanic membrane
uve/o uvea, vascular layer of the eye (iris, ciliary body, and choroid)
vestibul/o vetibule
vitre/o glassy
xer/o dry
-acusis hearing
-cusis hearing
-meter instrument to measure
-metry process of measuring
-opia vision
-opsia vision
-otia ear condition
-phobia fear
-plegic paralysis, palsy
-tropia to turn
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