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ambly/o

dull, dim

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aque/o

water

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blepahr/o

eyelid

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choroid/o

choroid

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conjuctiv/o

conjunctiva

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core/o

pupil

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pupill/o

pupil

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corne/o

cornea

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cycl/o

ciliary body of the eye; circular; cycle

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dacry/o

tear; lacrimal apparatus (duct, sac, or gland)

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lacrim/o

tear; lacrimal apparatus (duct, sac, or gland)

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dacryocyst/o

lacrimal sac

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glauc/o

gray

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goni/o

angle

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irid/o

iris

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karat/o

horny tissue; hard; cornea

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ocul/o

eye

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opathalm/o

eye

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opt/o

eye, vision

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optic/o

eye, vision

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phac/o

lens

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phot/o

light

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presby/o

old age

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retin/o

retina

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scler/o

hardening; sclera (white of eye)

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scot/o

darkness

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vitr/o

vitreous body (of the eye)

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audi/o

hearing

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labyrinth/o

labyrinth (inner ear)

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mastoid/o

mastoid process

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ot/o

ear

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salping/o

tubes (usually fallopian or eustachian [auditory] tubes)

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staped/o

stapes

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myring/o

tympanic membrane (eardrum)

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tympan/o

tympanic membrane (eardrum)

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-acusia

hearing

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-cusis

hearing

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-opia

vision

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-opsia

vision

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-tropia

turning

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exo-

outside, outward

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hyper-

excessive, above normal

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Acc

accommodation

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O.D.

Doctor of optometry

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ARMD, AMD

age-related macular degeneration

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RK

radial keratotomy

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Ast

astigmatism

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SLE

slit-lamp examination; systemic lupus erythermatosis

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ENG

electronystagmography

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ST

esotropia

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IOL

intraocular lens

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VA

visual activity

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IOP

intraoscular pressure

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VF

visual field

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LASIK

laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis

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XT

exotropia

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AC

air condition

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OM

otitis media

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BC

bone condition

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PE

physical examination; pulmonary embolism; pressure-equalzing (tube)

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ENT

ears, nose, and throat

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URI

upper respiratory infection

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NIHL

noise-induced hearing loss