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ear, eye, and senses

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This kind of sense is localized in a sense organ special
This knid or sense is widly distributed throughout the body general
What structure of the eye protects more then half of the posterior eyeball skull bones
What structure of the eye protects the anterior eye by keeping our harmful material and lubricating eyes upper and lower eyelids
What structure of the eye keeps foreign matter out of eye eye lashes and eyebrows
What strcture of the eye produces tears that lubricate the eye and protects against infection lacrimal glands
What structure of the eye produces mucus that aids in lubricating the eye conjunctiva
What inner structure of the eye is a soft jellylike substance that fills the entire space posterior to the lens vitreous body
What inner structure of the eye has clear circular structure with bluging surfaces lens
What inner structure of the eye has watery fluid filling much of the eyeball anterior to the lens aqueous humor
What inner structure of the eye is the anterior continuation of the sclera but is transparent cornea
Farsightedness due to abnormally short eyeball is called hyperopia
nearsightedness due to abnormally long eyeball is called myopia
Blurred vision due to irregularity in the curvature of the cornea or lens is called astigmatism
What disorder of the eye causes cloudiness of the lens or its covering cataract
Name the operation to remove the eyeball enucleation
What disorder is excess pressure of aqueous humor glaucoma
What disorder is damage to retina caused by blood vessel hemorrhages and growth of new vessels diabetic retinopathy
What disorder is inflammation of the conjunctiva aka pink eye conjunctivitis
This disorder is acute eye infection in the newborn due to organisms acquired during passage through the birth canal ophthalmia neonatorum
This disorder is deviation of eye due to lack of coordination of eyeball muscles, when the two eyes dont work together strabismus
This disorder is degenerative changes to the area of the retina causing distortion of the center of the visual field macular degeneration
This disorder is separation of the retina from the underlying layer of the eye retinal detachment
What section of the ear is the most complex and contains receptors for hearing and equilibrium inner
What section of the ear includes an outer projection and a canal ending at the membrain outer
What section of the ear is an air space containing three small bones middle
What is the name for the three small bones of hearing in the middle ear ossicles
What is the term for ear wax cerumen
Name the visible projection of the ear pinna or auricle
What is the term for the eardrum tympanic membrane
Name the canal that leads into the ears deeper parts external aditory canal or meatus
What is the term for the innermost bone in ossicles that is shaped like the stirrup on a saddle stapes
This connects the middle ear cavity with the throat eustachian tube
What is the term for the first bone in ossicles that is shaped like a hammer malleus
What is the term for the second bone in ossicles that is shaped like a anvil incus
What is the name for the organ of hearing organ of cortiq
Name the membrane covered space through which sound waves leave the ear round window
Name the membrane covered space through which sound waves are transmitted from the stapes to the inner ear oval window
Name the branch of the eighth cranial nerve chochlear nerve
A complet loss of hearing is known as deafness
Hearing loss due to interference with the passage of sound waves is known as conductive hearing loss
Hearing loss due to nerve or brain interferance is called sensorineural hearing loss
slow progressive hearing loss due to aging is known as presbycusis
Cutting into the eardrum to relieve pressure is called myringotomy
Infection and inflammation of the middle ear is called otitis media
A hereditary bone disorder that prevents normal vibration of stapes is known as otosclerosis
Inflammation of external auditory canal or swimmers ear is called otitis externa
Created by: maryce