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ambi-

both, both sides
ambiopia

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ambly/o

dull
amblyopia

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aque/o

watery
aqueous humor

4

blephar/o

eyelid
blepharitis

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conjunctiv/o

conjunctiva
conjunctivitis

6

cor/o

pupil
anisocoria

7

corne/o

cornea
corneal

8

dacry/o

tears
dacryoadentitis

9

dacryocyst/o

tear sac
dacryocystectomy

10

dipl/o

double
diplopia

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epi-

upon, over
episcleritis

12

eso-

within
esotropia

13

exo-

outward
exotropia

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extra

outside; beyond
extraocular

15

glauc/o

gray; silver
glaucoma

16

hemi-

half
hemianopia

17

ir/o

iris
iritis

18

irid/o

iris
iridoplegia

19

kerat/o

hard, horny; also refers to the cornea of the eye
keratitis

20

lacrim/o

tears
lacrimal

21

mi/o

smaller
miosis

22

nas/o

nose
nasolacrimal

23

nyct/o, nyctal/o

night
nyctalopia

24

ocul/o

eye
oculomotor

25

ophthalm/o

eye
ophthalmoscope

26

-opia

visual condition
diplopia

27

-opsia

visual condition
hemianopsia

28

opt/o

eye, vision
optic

29

optic/o

eye, vision
optician

30

palpebr/o

eyelid
palpebral

31

phac/o, phak/o

lens
phacomalacia

32

photo/o

light
photophobia

33

-ptosis

drooping or prolapse
blepharoptosis

34

pupill/o

pupil
pupillary

35

retin/o

retina
retinitis

36

scler/o

hard; or sclera of the eye

37

scot/o

darkness
scotoma

38

ton/o

tension
tonometry

39

vitre/o

glassy
vitreous humor

40

xer/o

dry
xerophthalmia

41

acous/o

hearing
acoustic

42

audi/o

hearing
audiogram

43

audit/o

hearing
auditory

44

labyrinth/o

inner ear
labyrinthitis

45

myring/o

eardrum
myringotomy

46

ot/o

ear
otitis media

47

tympan/o

eardrum
tympanoplasty