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Acc

accommodation

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ARMD

age-related macular degeneration

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cc

with correction (w/glasses)

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ECCE

extracapsular cataract extraction

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EOM

extraocular movemet

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ERG

electroretinogram

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ICCE

intracapsular cataract extraction

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IOL

intraocular pressure

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IOP

intraocular pressure

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LASIK

laser in situ keratomileusis

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OD

right eye (ocular dexter)

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OS

left eye (ocular sinister)

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OU

each eye (oculus uterque)

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PEARL

pupils equal and reactive to light

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PERLA

pupils equal; react to light and accommodation

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PERRLA

pupils equal; round, react to light and accommodation

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PRK

photo-refractive keratectomy

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REM

rapid eye movement

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sc

without correction

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VA

visual acuity

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VF

visual field

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ABLB

alternate binaural loudness balance

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ABR

auditory brain stem response

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AC

air conduction

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AD

right ear (auris dextra)

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AS

left ear (auris sinistra)

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AOM

acute otitis media

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AU

each ear (auris unitas)

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BC

bone conduction

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BOM

bilateral otitis media

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COM

chronic otits media

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dB

decibel

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EENT

ears, eyes, nose, and throat

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ENT

ears, nose, throat

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OE

otitis externa

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PTS

permanent threshold shift

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SOM

serous otitis media

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TM

tympanic membrane

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TTS

temporary threshold shift