Histology Ears and Eyes

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this layer includes the outer retinal epithelium, inner neural retina, and epithelium of the ciliary body and iris.
the stapedius and the tensor tympani are rsponsible for the ______ reflex.
type of innervation (sympathetic or parasympathetic) of constrictor/ sphincter pupillae muscle
contains the nuclei or cell bodies of the ganglion cells
contains the nuclei or cell bodies of the retinal rods and cones
an outer layer of retina that is composed of simple cuboidal melanin containingcell
medical term for earwax
this muscle dampens the movement of the stapes.
this fluid of the inner ear is high in Na concentration and low in K concentration
sensory receptor for angular head movements
the macula of saccule detects movements in the _____ plane.
separation of retinal pigmental epithelium and the neural retina is known as _____ _____.
embryonic origin of the extraocular muscles
rods and cones are _______ cells.
sensory innervation of the corneal epithelium
basement membrane of the corneal endothelial cells
pigment associated with rods
watery liquid located in the anterior and posterior chambers of the eye
which auditory ossicle is attached to the eardrum
contains the processes of horizontal, amacrine, bipolar, and Muller's cells that connect to each other
this fluid of the inner ear is high in K concentration and low in Na concentration
contraction of this muscle tenses the tympanic membrane. Inserts onto the malleus.
composed of the basal lamina of Muller's cells
the embryonic origin of the eustachian tube
conversion of sound waves to mechanical vibrations is the main function of which part of the ear?
embryonic origin of the sclera
inner layer of retina that contains light sensitive receptors and complex neuronal networks
pigment associated with cones
this structure is composed of dense fibrous connective tissue that provides attachment sites for the extrinsic eye muscles
embryonic origin of the external auditory meatus
space between the cornea and the iris
contains processes of retinal rods and cones and processes of horizontal, amacrine, bipolar, and Muller's cells
embryonic origin of the lens of the eye
embryonic origin of the optic nerve
the eye is composed of _ layers.
contains the nuclei or cell bodies of horizontal, amacrine, bipolar, and Muller's cells
how many sensory regions of the inner ear?
this epithelium functions to secrete aqueous humor, it is a part of the blood aqueous barrier, and it is involved in secretion & anchoring of the zonular fibers
contains processes of ganglion cells that lead from the retina to the brain
the apical boundary of Muller's cells
hearing loss resulting from sound waves being mechanically impeded from reaching the sensory receptors in the internal ear
type of innervation (sympathetic or parasympathetic) of dilator pupillae muscle
embryonic origin of the malleus
these cells convert mechanical energy into electrical signal
ganglia of the cochlear division of CN VIII are located where?
contraction of the ciliary muscle causes a change in the shape of what structure?
embryonic origin of the stapes
embryonic origin of the vitreous body of the eye
central circular aperture of the iris
this gel like substance acts as the shock absorber of the eye and maintains the shape of the eye
lower wall of scala media
a destructive and expanding growth consisting of keratinizing squamous epithelium in the middle ear and/or mastoid process.
site where the optic nerve joins the eye
this depression in the retina only contains cones
the malleus, incus, and stapes are known as
which compartment of the ear contains endolymph?
layer of the retina contains the photoreceptor cells
the utricle and the saccule are located in what portion of the ear?
inflammation of eardrum
the auditory ossicles connect the tympanic membrane to what structure?
upper wall of scala media
embryonic origin of the incus
the space between the posterior surface of the iris and the anterior lens
absorption of fluid in the eye occurs within the ___ __ ____.
Effect of age on lens’s elasticity and ability to accommodate
oval appendage of the ear that extends from the lateral portion of the head and collects sound waves
the transparent front part of the eye that covers the iris, pupil, and anterior chamber.
this layer includes the sclera and cornea
responsible for the production and maintenance of endolymph
this layer includes the choroid, stroma ciliary body, and the iris
true or false: the corneal epithelium is regenrative.
a contractile diaphragm that extends over the anterior surface of the lens. Has melanin pigments:
nutrient layer of the eye containing blood vessels
this layer of squamous epithelial cells provides for metabolic exchange between the cornea and the aqueous humor
increasing or decreasing the size of the pupil is known as
space between the posterior lens and neural retina
the macula of utricle detects movements in the _____ plane.
this membrane lies beneath the corneal epithelium and the corneal stroma
inflammation external auditory meatus
hearing loss resulting from damage to hair cells or cochlear division of CN VIII

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