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145 terms
the language of medicine chapter 17
accommodation
amblyopia
anisocoria
anterior chamber
normal adjustment of eye for seeing objects at varying distan…
reduced vision caused by 'lazy eye'
unequal size of pupils
area behind cornea and in front of lens and iris that contain…
accommodation
normal adjustment of eye for seeing objects at varying distan…
amblyopia
reduced vision caused by 'lazy eye'
48 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 17
Acous/o, Audi/o, Audit/o
Ambly/o
Anis/o
Aque/o
hearing
dim; dull
unequal
water
Acous/o, Audi/o, Audit/o
hearing
Ambly/o
dim; dull
28 terms
The Language of Medicine- Chapter 17
nearsightedness
defective curvature of the cornea or l…
tonometry
scotoma
What is myopia?
What is Astigmatism?
glaucoma is primarily diagnosed by
a blind spot; area of depressed vision surrounded by an area…
nearsightedness
What is myopia?
defective curvature of the cornea or l…
What is Astigmatism?
234 terms
language of medicine chapter 17
accommodation... Vocabulary - The Eye
anterior chamber... Vocabulary - The Eye
aqueous humor... Vocabulary - The Eye
biconvex... Vocabulary - The Eye
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
The area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris
Fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in anterior cham…
Consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accommodation... Vocabulary - The Eye
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
anterior chamber... Vocabulary - The Eye
The area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris
38 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 17
Conjunctiva
Cornea
Iris
Aqueous Humor
Delicate membrane lining the undersurface of the eyelids and…
Fibrous transparent layer of clear tissue that extends over t…
Pigmented (colored) layer that opens and closes to allow more…
Fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
Conjunctiva
Delicate membrane lining the undersurface of the eyelids and…
Cornea
Fibrous transparent layer of clear tissue that extends over t…
Chapter 17 Language of Medicine
Region at the back of the eye where th…
The normal adjustment of the lens to b…
A yellowish region on the retina later…
Bending of the light rays by the corne…
Optic disc
Accommodation
Macula lutea
Refraction
Region at the back of the eye where th…
Optic disc
The normal adjustment of the lens to b…
Accommodation
77 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 17
aque/o
blephar/o
conjuctiv/o
cor/o
water
eyelid
conjuctiva
pupil
aque/o
water
blephar/o
eyelid
77 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 17
aque/o
blephar/o
conjuctiv/o
cor/o
water
eyelid
conjuctiva
pupil
aque/o
water
blephar/o
eyelid
23 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 17: The ear
auditory canal
auditory meatus
auditory nerve fibers
auditory tube
Channel that leads from the pinna to the eardrum.
Auditory canal.
Carry impulses from the inner ear to the brain (cerebral cort…
Channel between the middle ear and the nasopharynx; eustachia…
auditory canal
Channel that leads from the pinna to the eardrum.
auditory meatus
Auditory canal.
77 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 17
aque/o
blephar/o
conjuctiv/o
cor/o
water
eyelid
conjuctiva
pupil
aque/o
water
blephar/o
eyelid
40 terms
Chapter 17: Language of Medicine
aque/o
blephar/o, palpebr/o
conjunctiv/o
cor/o, pupill/o
water
eyelid (2)
conjunctiva
pupil (2)
aque/o
water
blephar/o, palpebr/o
eyelid (2)
31 terms
Chapter 17: Language of Medicine
aque/o
blephar/o, palpebr/o
conjunctiv/o
cor/o, pupill/o
water
eyelid (2)
conjunctiva
pupil (2)
aque/o
water
blephar/o, palpebr/o
eyelid (2)
25 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 17: Vocabulary
accommodation
anterior chamber
aqueous humor
Bioconvex
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
Area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris. It…
Fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
Consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accommodation
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
anterior chamber
Area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris. It…
77 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 17
aque/o
blephar/o
conjuctiv/o
cor/o
water
eyelid
conjuctiva
pupil
aque/o
water
blephar/o
eyelid
48 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 17
Cycl/o
Acous/o, Audi/o, Audit/o
Ambly/o
Anis/o
ciliary body
hearing
dim; dull
unequal
Cycl/o
ciliary body
Acous/o, Audi/o, Audit/o
hearing
140 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17
accommodation
acoustic
acoustic neuroma
acoustic neuroma
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
Pertaining to hearing.
Benign tumor arising from the acoustic nerve.
Benign tumor arising from the acoustic nerve.
accommodation
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
acoustic
Pertaining to hearing.
Language of Medicine Chapter 17
aque/o
blephar/o
conjunctiv/o
cor/o
water
eyelid (see palpebr/o)
conjunctiva
pupil (see pupill/o)
aque/o
water
blephar/o
eyelid (see palpebr/o)
79 terms
Language of Medicine chapter 17
accommodation
aqueous humor
biconvex
choroid
normal adjustment of eye to focus on objects from far to near
fluid produced by ciliary body and found in anterior chamber
consisting of 2 surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and curved
middle, vascular layer of eye, between retina and sclera
accommodation
normal adjustment of eye to focus on objects from far to near
aqueous humor
fluid produced by ciliary body and found in anterior chamber
129 terms
Language of medicine Chapter 17
blepharitis
chalazion
dacryocystitis
ectropion
inflammation of eyelid, causing redness, crusting, and swelli…
granuloma formed around an inflamed sebaceous gland
blockage, inflammation, and infection of a nasolacrimal duct,…
outward sagging and eversion of the eyelid, leading to improp…
blepharitis
inflammation of eyelid, causing redness, crusting, and swelli…
chalazion
granuloma formed around an inflamed sebaceous gland
64 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17
aque/o
blephar/o
palpebr/o
conjunctiv/o
water
eyelid
eyelid
conjunctiva
aque/o
water
blephar/o
eyelid
68 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 17
aqueous humor
Blepharitis
Blepharoptosis
Conjunctivitis
Watery fluid that circulates through the posterior and anteri…
Inflammation of an eyelid.
Prolapse (sagging) of an eyelid.
Inflammation of the conjunctiva.
aqueous humor
Watery fluid that circulates through the posterior and anteri…
Blepharitis
Inflammation of an eyelid.
24 terms
Language of medicine chapter 17
Blepharitis
Cones
Rods
Ciliary body
Inflammation of the eyelid
Photosensitive receptor cells, retina, color perception
Photosensitive receptor cells, dim light/peripheral vision
Connects choroid to iris
Blepharitis
Inflammation of the eyelid
Cones
Photosensitive receptor cells, retina, color perception
62 terms
Language of medicine chapter 17
accommodation
anterior chamber
aqueous humor
biconvex
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects.(near and far)
area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris. con…
fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated and cur…
accommodation
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects.(near and far)
anterior chamber
area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris. con…
47 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Keywords
accomodation
anterior chamber
aqueous humor
biconvex
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accomodation
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
anterior chamber
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
38 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Pathology
astigmatism
hyperopia (hypermetropia)
myopia
presbyopia
defective curvature of the cornea or lens of the eye
farsightedness
nearsightedness
impairment of vision as a result of old age
astigmatism
defective curvature of the cornea or lens of the eye
hyperopia (hypermetropia)
farsightedness
21 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Abbreviations
AMD
HEENT
IOL
IOP
age-related macular degeneration
head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
intraocular lens
intraocular pressure
AMD
age-related macular degeneration
HEENT
head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
20 terms
The language of medicine chapter 17 (Abbreviations)
AD
AOM
AS
EENT
right ear
acute otitis media
left ear
eyes, ears, nose, throat
AD
right ear
AOM
acute otitis media
60 terms
The Language of Medicine - Chapter 17 (Sense Organs: The Ear)
auditory canal
auditory meatus
auditory nerve fibers
auditory tube
channel that leads from the pinna to the eardrum
auditory canal
carry impulses from the inner ear to the brain (cerebral cort…
channel between the middle ear and the nasopharynx; eustachia…
auditory canal
channel that leads from the pinna to the eardrum
auditory meatus
auditory canal
77 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 17
aque/o
blephar/o
conjuctiv/o
cor/o
water
eyelid
conjuctiva
pupil
aque/o
water
blephar/o
eyelid
116 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17
accomodation
anterior chamber
aqueous humor
biconvex
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris. it…
fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accomodation
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
anterior chamber
area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris. it…
47 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Keywords
accomodation
anterior chamber
aqueous humor
biconvex
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accomodation
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
anterior chamber
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
125 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17
astigmatism
hyperopia (hypermetropia)
myopia
presbyopia
defective curvature of the cornea or lens of the eye
farsightedness
nearsightedness
impairment of vision as a result of old age
astigmatism
defective curvature of the cornea or lens of the eye
hyperopia (hypermetropia)
farsightedness
16 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Ear
Acous/o (acoustic)
Audi/o (audiogram)
Audit/o (auditory)
Aur/o, Auricul/o, (aural, postauricular)
hearing
hearing
hearing
ear
Acous/o (acoustic)
hearing
Audi/o (audiogram)
hearing
48 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 17 TMR
Acous/o, Audi/o, Audit/o
Ambly/o
Anis/o
Aque/o
hearing
dim; dull
unequal
water
Acous/o, Audi/o, Audit/o
hearing
Ambly/o
dim; dull
35 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Eyes
Aque/o (aqueous humor)
Blephar/o (blepharitis, blepharoptosis)
Conjunctiv/o (conjunctivitis)
Cor/o (anisocoria)
water
eyelid
conjunctiva (lines the eyelids)
pupil
Aque/o (aqueous humor)
water
Blephar/o (blepharitis, blepharoptosis)
eyelid
47 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Keywords
accomodation
anterior chamber
aqueous humor
biconvex
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accomodation
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
anterior chamber
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
145 terms
the language of medicine chapter 17 vocabulary
accommodation
amblyopia
anisocoria
anterior chamber
normal adjustment of eye for seeing objects at varying distan…
reduced vision caused by 'lazy eye'
unequal size of pupils
area behind cornea and in front of lens and iris that contain…
accommodation
normal adjustment of eye for seeing objects at varying distan…
amblyopia
reduced vision caused by 'lazy eye'
77 terms
CHDS Language of Medicine - Chapter 17
aque/o
blephar/o
conjuctiv/o
cor/o
water
eyelid
conjuctiva
pupil
aque/o
water
blephar/o
eyelid
47 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Keywords
accomodation
anterior chamber
aqueous humor
biconvex
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accomodation
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
anterior chamber
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
38 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Pathology
astigmatism
hyperopia (hypermetropia)
myopia
presbyopia
defective curvature of the cornea or lens of the eye
farsightedness
nearsightedness
impairment of vision as a result of old age
astigmatism
defective curvature of the cornea or lens of the eye
hyperopia (hypermetropia)
farsightedness
47 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Keywords
accomodation
anterior chamber
aqueous humor
biconvex
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accomodation
normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
anterior chamber
area behind the cornea & in front of the lens and iris. It co…
30 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17 - Anatomy of the the Eye
sclera
cornea
uvea
lens
fibrous whites of the eyes
clear part of the sclera
vascular part of the eye that contains the iris and the pupil
clear part of the eye that focuses the light
sclera
fibrous whites of the eyes
cornea
clear part of the sclera
9 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 17: clinical procedures
Ophthalmoscopy
Tonometry
Visual acuity test
Enucleation
Visual examination of the interior of the eye.
Measures the intraocular pressure to detect glaucoma.
Clarity of vision is assessed.
Removal of the entire eyeball.
Ophthalmoscopy
Visual examination of the interior of the eye.
Tonometry
Measures the intraocular pressure to detect glaucoma.
21 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Abbreviations
AMD
HEENT
IOL
IOP
age-related macular degeneration
head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
intraocular lens
intraocular pressure
AMD
age-related macular degeneration
HEENT
head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
21 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17- Abbreviations
AMD
HEENT
IOL
IOP
age-related macular degeneration
head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
intraocular lens
intraocular pressure
AMD
age-related macular degeneration
HEENT
head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
21 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 17 abbreviations
AMD
HEENT
IOL
IOP
age-related macular degeneration
head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
intraocular lens
intraocular pressure
AMD
age-related macular degeneration
HEENT
head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
125 terms
The Language of Medicine - Chapter 17 (Sense Organs: The Eye)
accommodation
Anterior chamber
Aqueous humor
Biconvex
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
Area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris cont…
Fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
Consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accommodation
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
Anterior chamber
Area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris cont…
21 terms
The language of medicine chapter 17 (Ear-Vocab)
auditory canal
auditory meatus
auditory nerve fibers
auditory tube
channel that leads from the pinna to the eardrum
auditory canal
carry impulses from the inner ear to the brain (cerebral cort…
channel between the middle ear and the nasopharynx; eustachia…
auditory canal
channel that leads from the pinna to the eardrum
auditory meatus
auditory canal
24 terms
The language of medicine chapter 17 - (Eye-Vocab)
accommodation
anterior chamber
aqueous humor
biconvex
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris. It…
fluid produced by the ciliary body and found in the anterior…
consisting of two surfaces that are rounded, elevated, and cu…
accommodation
Normal adjustment of the eye to focus on objects from far to…
anterior chamber
area behind the cornea and in front of the lens and iris. It…
17 terms
The language of medicine chapter 17 (Ear-Terms)
acous/o
audi/o
audit/o
aur/o, auricul/o
hearing
hearing; the sense of hearing
hearing
ear
acous/o
hearing
audi/o
hearing; the sense of hearing
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