Monday, July 14, 2014

Special Senses Common Word Parts Related to the Eye and Ear

The eyes and ears are special senses that are commonly studied in medical terminology classes. Here are fifteen flash cards highlighting common word parts related to the eyes and ears.

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Eyes and Ears Common Word Parts Flash Cards

Medical Terminology Flash Cards

Ophthalm/o definition

Med term for eye, vision

Scler/o definition

Med term for sclera, white of eye, hard

 -cusis definition

Med term for hearing

Presby/o definition

Med term for old age

Ot/o definition

Med term for ear, hearing

Kerat/o definition

Med term for horny, hard, cornea

Retin/o definition

Med term for retina, net

-opia definition

Med term for vision condition

Tympan/o definition

Med term for tympanic membrane, eardrum

Blephar/o definition

Med term for eyelid

Trop/o definition

Med term for turn, change

Myring/o definition

Med term for tympanic membrane, eardrum

Phak/o definition

Med term for lens of eye

Irid/o definition

Med term for iris, colored part of the eye

Opt/o definition

Med term for eye, vision

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