Chapter 33 - Eye, Face, and Neck Trauma Flashcards Preview

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Flashcards in Chapter 33 - Eye, Face, and Neck Trauma Deck (12):
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the white of the eye

sclera

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the clear front portion of the eye

cornea

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the dark center of the eye

pupil

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the colored portion of the eye

iris

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the ____ is the window through which light enters the eye

cornea

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the _____ is the opening that expands or contracts to allow more or less light into the eye through the lens.

pupil

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the lens focuses light through the _____, or back of the eye.

retina

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the inner surface of the eyelids and the exposed portion of the sclera are lined with a paper-thin covering called the ________.

conjuctiva

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the interior of the eye contains the ______ , which is anterior to the iris and is filled with a watery fluid called the _______.

anterior chamber
aqueous humor

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behind the lense is the large _______, which is filled with a clear jelly called the _______.

vitreous body
vitreous humor

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the bony structures of the skull that surround the eyes are called the ______, or eye sockets

orbits

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diplopia

double vision

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