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Medical terminology

Medical Terminology

Senses


Medical terminology1

Medical Terminology

  • Word Parts: Meaning:

  • blephar/o eyelid

  • -cusis hearing

  • kerat/o cornea

  • myring/o eardrum

  • ophthalm/o eye

  • -opia vision condition

  • opt/o vision

  • ot/o ear

  • phak/o lens

  • presby/o old age

  • retin/o retina

  • scler/o sclera

  • trop/o turn

  • tympan/o tympanic membrane(eardrum


Medical terminology2

Medical Terminology

  • Word PartsMeaning

  • acous/o sound

  • irid iris

  • py pus

  • myc fungus

  • -algia pain

  • metry measure


Medical terminology3

Medical Terminology

  • Ophthalmologist

  • Ophthalm/o/logist

  • Specialist of the eyes(disorders and diseases)

  • Optometrist

  • Opt/o/metrist

  • One who measures vision

  • Blepharitis

  • Blephar/itis

  • Inflammation of the eyelid

  • Keratitis

  • Kerat/itis

  • Inflammation of the cornea


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Medical Terminology

  • Diplopia

  • Dipl/opia

  • Visual condition seeing double(or double vision)

  • Presbyopia

  • Presby/opia

  • Visual condition of old age(aging vision)

  • Conjunctivoplasty

  • Conjunctiv/o/plasty

  • Surgical repair of the conjunctiva


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Medical Terminology

  • Otitis

  • Ot/itis

  • Inflammation of the ear

  • Otosclerosis

  • Ot/o/sclerosis

  • Hardening of the ear

  • Tympanometry

  • Tympan/o/metry

  • Measurement of the eardrum


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Medical Terminology

  • Otoplasty

  • Ot/o/plasty

  • Surgical repair of the ear

  • Otopyorrhea

  • Ot/o/py/o/rrhea

  • Discharge and pus from the ear

  • Otomycosis

  • Ot/o/myc/osis

  • Abnormal condition of fungus on or in the ear


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