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Phac/o

Lens

2

Phot/o

Light

3

Hyper-

Excessive above normal

4

Aque/o

Water

5

Opt/o, optic/i

Eye, vision

6

Presby/o

Old age

7

Exo-

Outside, outward

8

Blephar/o

Eyelid

9

Ocul/o, ophthalm/o

Eye

10

Retin/o

Retina

11

-cusis, -acusia

Hearing

12

Choroid/o

Choroid

13

Irid/o

Iris

14

Scler/o

Hardening, sclera

15

Core/o, pupill/o

Pupil

16

Goni/o

Angle

17

Scot/o

Darkness

18

-tropia

Turning

19

Conjunctiv/o

Conjunctiva

20

Glauc/o

Gray

21

Vitr/o

Vitreous body (of eye)

22

-opia, -opsia

Vision

23

Corne/o

Cornea

24

Dacryocyst/o

Lacrimal sac

25

Audi/o

Hearing

26

Myring/o, tympan/o

Tympanic membrane (eardrum)

27

Kerat/o

Horny tissue, hard cornea

28

Dacry/o, lacrim/o

Tear, lacrimal apparatus (duct, sac, or gland)

29

Aur/o, ot/o

Ear

30

Staped/o

Stapes