Eye: Symptomatic Terms

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Eye: Symptomatic Terms
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2011-07-11 13:24:22
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Quiz 6
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  1. asthenopia
    eyestrain
  2. blepharospasm
    involuntary contraction of the muscles surrounding the eye, causing incontrolled blinking and lid squeezing
  3. diplopia
    double vision
  4. exophthalmos/exophthalmus
    abnormal protrusion of one or both eyeballs
  5. lacrimation
    secretion of tears
  6. nystagmus
    involuntary, rapid oscillating movement of the eyeball
  7. photophobia
    extreme sensitivity to, and discomfort from, light
  8. scotoma
    blind spot in vision

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