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The orbits

Done shaped fossae that enclose and protect the eyes

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The orbits

Done shaped fossae that enclose and protect the eyes

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The orbits

Done shaped fossae that enclose and protect the eyes

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Blowout Fracture

Fracture to orbital floor results in transmission of forces away from the eyeball itself

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The nose

One of two primary entry points for oxygen rich air

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Paranasal Sinuses

Lined with mucous membranes that decrease weight of skull and provide resonance for voice

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Hyoid Bone

Floats in the superior aspect of the neck just below the mandible

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Sclera

White of the eyes

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Cornea

Transparent covering of the eye

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Conjuctiva

Covers sclera and internal surfaces of eye

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Iris

Color of eye

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Maxilla Fracture

Suspect closed head injury, airway compromise

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Anterior Chamber

Filled with aqueous humor a clear watery fluid between lens and the cornea

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Posterior chamber

Between iris and lens filled with vitreous humor jellylike substance that maintains shape of eye

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Blowout Fracture

Fracture to orbital floor results in transmission of forces away from the eyeball itself

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The nose

One of two primary entry points for oxygen rich air

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Paranasal Sinuses

Lined with mucous membranes that decrease weight of skull and provide resonance for voice

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Hyoid Bone

Floats in the superior aspect of the neck just below the mandible

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Sclera

White of the eyes

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Cornea

Transparent covering of the eye

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Conjuctiva

Covers sclera and internal surfaces of eye

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Iris

Color of eye

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Maxilla Fracture

Suspect closed head injury, airway compromise

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Anterior Chamber

Filled with aqueous humor a clear watery fluid between lens and the cornea

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Posterior chamber

Between iris and lens filled with vitreous humor jellylike substance that maintains shape of eye

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Ear

External, middle, internal

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Pinna

Outside cartilage of ear

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Occlusive dressing

Tracheal neck wound

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Cochlea

Shell shaped structure in inner ear to vibrate and contains fluid to sense balance

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Blowout Fracture

Fracture to orbital floor results in transmission of forces away from the eyeball itself