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eyeball
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Conjunctiva

Anatomy of the Eye Crossword

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Most of the eye's refractive power comes from this structure of the eye cornea
Jelly like structure that occupies the posterior cavity of the globe vitreous
Pigmented tissue lying behind the cornea that gives color to the eye iris
Opaque, fibrous protective outer layer of the eye sclera
Vascular layer of the eye lying between the retina and sclera that provides nourishment to outer layers of the retina choroid
The transparent biconvex structure situated between the iris and the vitreous lens
Transparent mucous membrane covering the outer surface of the eye except the cornea conjunctiva
Clear, watery fluid that fills the space between the back surface of the cornea and the front surface of the vitreous, bathing the lens aqueoushumor
Second cranial nerve. The largest sensory nerve of the eye that carries impulses fro sight from the retina to the brain opticnerve
Contains sensory receptors for the transmission of light, is really part of the brain retina
Black circular opening in the center of the iris that regulates the amount of light that enters the eye pupil
Tiny opening of the lacrimal canaliculus of each upper and lower eyelid punctum
The yellow spot in the center of the retina; area of acute central vision macula
Central pit in the macula that produces the sharpest vision. Contains a high concentration of cones and no retinal blood vessels. fovea
Transitional zone about 1-2 mm wide, where the cornea joins the sclera and the bulbar conjunctiva attaches to the eye limbus
Pink fleshy conjunctival tissue in the nasal corner of each eye over the semilunar fold caruncle
Structures covering the front of the eye, which protects it; distributes tear film over the exposed corneal surface eyelids
Responsible for moving the eye and are considered extrinsic extraocularmuscles
Fluid filled space inside the eye between the iris and the innermost corneal surface anteriorchamber
Radial fibers that suspend the lens from the ciliary body and hold it in position zonules

Eyes and Ears Word Search

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vibrations
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balance
oval window
sound waves
auditory nerve
cochlea
semicircular canals
vestibule
eustachian tube
ears
inner
middle
outer
cataracts
glaucoma
astigmatism
nearsightedness
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cones
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optic nerve
retina
lens
pupil
iris
cornea
eyes
sclera

Eye Crossword

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Disease; lens becomes progressively opaque cataract
In retina; helps us see color & detail Cones
Vision problem caused by error in shape of cornea. astigmatism
When diabetes can cause damage to structures in the eye Diabetic Retinopathy
Clear window that refracts light Cornea
Focuses light onto retina Lens
Diagnosis diseases and performs eye surgery Opthalmologist
Technicians that design, verify and fit eyeglass lenses Optician
Condition of increased pressure in eyeball Glaucoma
Detects light and contains cones and rods Retina
Controls how much light enters; changes size of the pupil Iris
Damage to the part of the retina that perceives light Macular Degeneration
Doctor that examines eyes and prescribes glasses. Optometrist
Helps us see in poor lighting & gives us "night vision" Rods
Tissue that provides oxygen to retina Choroid
The white part of the eye Sclera
Specialize in disorders of eye movements. Orthopist
Allows light to enter by dilating and contracting pupil

Vision Word Search

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Optic disc
Epithelium
Eye lid
Lacrimal canal
Fovea
Iris
Blood vessel
Optic nerve
Macula
Choroid
Sclera
Vitreous humour
Retina
Ciliary body
Conjunctiva
Lens
Posterior chamber
Anterior chamber
Pupil
Cornea

parts of the eye Word Search

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aqueous humor
choroid
ciliary body
cornea
eye muscle
fovea
iris
lens
optic nerve
pupil
retina
sclera
vitreous humor

The Eye Vocabulary Crossword

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The space in the eye that is behind the cornea and in front of the iris Anterior Chamber
an arched cover either the anterior or the posterior chamber of the eye Aqueous Humor
the pigmented vascular layer of the eyeball between the retina and the sclera Choroid
is located in the eye and surrounds the lens Ciliary Muscle
one of the cone-shaped cells in the retina of the eye, sensitive to color and intensity of light Cones
the transparent layer forming the front of the eye Cornea
A small depression near the center of the retina, constituting the area of most acute vision Fovea Centralis
A small depression near the center of the retina, constituting the area of most acute vision Fovea Centralis
a flat, colored, ring-shaped membrane behind the cornea of the eye, with an adjustable circular opening (pupil) in the center Iris
a piece of glass or other transparent substance with curved sides for concentrating or dispersing light rays, used singly (as in a magnifying glass) or with other lenses (as in a telescope) lens
A minute yellowish area containing the fovea centralis located near the center of the retina of the eye at which visual perception is most acute Macula Lutea
The circular area in the back of the inside of the eye where the optic nerve connects to the retina Optic Disc
: a narrow space in the eye that is behind the peripheral part of the iris and in front of the suspensory ligament of the lens and the ciliary body and is filled with aqueous humor posterior chamber
: a narrow space in the eye that is behind the peripheral part of the iris and in front of the suspensory ligament of the lens and the ciliary body and is filled with aqueous humor posterior chamber
each of the second pair of cranial nerves, transmitting impulses to the brain from the retina at the back of the eye optic nerve
the contractile aperture in the iris of the eye pupil
the contractile aperture in the iris of the eye pupil
a layer at the back of the eyeball containing cells that are sensitive to light and that trigger nerve impulses that pass via the optic nerve to the brain, where a visual image is formed. retina
A type of specialized light-sensitive cell (photoreceptor) in the retina of the eye that provides side vision and the ability to see objects in dim light rods
the white outer layer of the eyeball. At the front of the eye it is continuous with the cornea sclera
a ligament or fibrous membrane suspending an organ or part; especially : a ringlike fibrous membrane connecting the ciliary body and the lens of the eye and holding the lens in place suspensory ligament
is a transparent, colorless, gelatinous mass that fills the space in the eye between the lens and the retina vitreous humor
in humans is a congenital disorder characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes. albinism
A disorder of the vision, usually due to a misshapen cornea, such that light does not focus correctly on the retina causing a blurred image astigmatism

Parts of Human Eyes Word Search

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anterior chamber
aqueous humor
choroid
ciliary body
conjunctiva
cornea
iris
lateral rectus muscle
lens
macula
medial rectus muscle
optic nerve
optic nerve head
posterior chamber
pupil
retina
sclera
vitreous body

The Eye Crossword

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carries blood away from the heart ARTERY
carries blood to the heart vain
white section of the eye sclera
receives images retina
opening that allows light in pupil
refracts light in order to focus it on the retina. lens
controls light entering the pupil iris
transparent part of the eye that covers the eye cornea
between the cornea and the iris anteriorchamber
between the iris and the lens posteriorchamber
yellow area surrounding the fovea that acts as sunglasses macula
used for central/focused vision fovea
provides oxygen to the retina choroids
provides shape vitreous
signals to the brain to let us see opticnerve
controls viewing on objects from different distances ciliarybody
moves eye downward inferiorrectusmuscle
moves eye upward superiorrectusmuscle

EYE WORD SEARCH

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Anatomy
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Vision

The Awesome Eye Word Search

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frames
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sclera
retina
pupil
optometrist
optician
ophthalmology
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macula
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