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Blephar/o

Eyelid

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Conjunctiv/o

Conjunctiva

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Cor/o

Pupil

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Corne/o

Cornea

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Cycl/o

Ciliary body or muscle of the eye

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Dacry/o

Tears, tear duct

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Ir/o, irid/o

Iris

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Kerat/o

Cornea

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Lacrim/o

Tears

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Ocul/o

Eye

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Ophthalm/o

Eye

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Opt/o, optic/o

Eye, vision

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Palpebr/o

Eyelid

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Papill/o

Optic disc; nipple like

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Phac/o, phak/o

Lens of the eye

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Pupill/o

Pupil

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Retin/o

Retina

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Scler/o

Sclera;hard

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Uve/o

Uvea

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Vitre/o

Glassy

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Ambly/o

Dull, dim

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Dipl/o

Double

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Glauc/o

Gray

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Mi/o

Smaller, less

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Mydr/o

Widen, enlarge

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Nyct/o

Night

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Phot/o

Light

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Presby/o

Old age

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Scot/o

Darkness

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Xer/o

Dry

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-opia

Vision

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-opsia

Vision

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-tropia

To turn

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AMD

Age-related macular degeneration

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HEENT

Head, eyes, ears, nose and throat

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IOL

INTRAOCULAR LENS

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IOP

INTRAOCULAR PRESSURE

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LASIK

Laser in situ keratomileusis

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OD

Right eye

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OS

Left eye

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OU

Both eyes

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PERRLA

Pupils equal, round, reactive to light and accommodation

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POAG

Primary open-angle glaucoma

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PRK

Photorefractive keratectomy

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VA

Visual acuity

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VF

Visual field

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Acous/o

Hearing

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Audi/o

Hearing; the sense of hearing

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Audit/o

Hearing

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Aur/o, auricul/o

Ear

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Cochle/o

Cochlea

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Mastoid/o

Mastoid process

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Myring/o

Eardrum, tympanic membrane

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Ossicul/o

Ossicle

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Ot/o

Ear

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Salping/o

Eustachian tube, auditory tube

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Staped/o

Stapes

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Tympan/o

Eardrum, tympanic membrane

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Vestibul/o

Vestibule

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-acusis or -cusis

Hearing

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-meter

Instrument to measure

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-otia

Ear condition

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AD

Right ear

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AOM

Acute otitis media

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AS

Left ear

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EENT

Eyes, ears, nose, and throat

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ENG

Electronystagmohraphy

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ENT

Ears, nose, and throat

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ETD

Eustachian tube dysfunction

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HEENT

Head, eyes, ears, nose, and throat

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PE tube

Pressure-equalizing tube

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SOM

Serous otitis media

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Aque/o

Water