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31

ot/o

ear

32

salping/o

tubes (usually fallopian or eustachian [auditory] tubes)

33

staped/o

stapes

34

myring/o

tympanic membrane (eardrum)

35

tympan/o

tympanic membrane (eardrum)

36

-acusia

hearing

37

-cusis

hearing

38

-opia

vision

39

-opsia

vision

40

-tropia

turning

41

exo-

outside, outward

42

hyper-

excessive, above normal

43

Acc

accommodation

44

O.D.

Doctor of optometry

45

ARMD, AMD

age-related macular degeneration

46

RK

radial keratotomy

47

Ast

astigmatism

48

SLE

slit-lamp examination; systemic lupus erythermatosis

49

ENG

electronystagmography

50

ST

esotropia

51

IOL

intraocular lens

52

VA

visual activity

53

IOP

intraoscular pressure

54

VF

visual field

55

LASIK

laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis

56

XT

exotropia

57

AC

air condition

58

OM

otitis media

59

BC

bone condition

60

PE

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