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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

Instructions:
  • Answer 49 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Pupil






2. Loss or lack of development of clear vision in just one eye






3. Drooping of upper eyelid






4. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens






5. Cut or scratch on cornea






6. Cornea






7. Condition occurring in diabetic patients which causes progressive damage to retina






8. Macula






9. Eye coordination problem in which eyes have a tendency to drift outward when reading or doing close work






10. Vision condition that causes blurred vision due to irregular shape of cornea






11. Optic nerve






12. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea






13. Age-related vision condition in which there is a gradual loss of eye's ability to focus on near objects






14. Sty






15. Inflammation of the eyelids






16. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning






17. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva






18. Iris






19. Ciliary muscle






20. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors






21. Inflammation or infection of cornea






22. Group of inherited disorders of the retina which cause poor night vision and progressive loss of side vision






23. Vision condition in which distant objects are usually seen clearly but close objects do not come into proper focus






24. Group of eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer use






25. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva






26. Increase in pressure inside eye






27. Shadow images that are seen moving in field of vision caused by particles floating in fluid that fills inside of eye






28. Eye disease affecting macula - causing loss of central vision






29. Group of disorders leading to progressive damage to optic nerve. characterized by loss of nerve tissue resulting in loss of vision






30. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid






31. Rare type of eye cancer occurring in young children that develops in the retina






32. Farsightedness






33. Vascular layer of the eye; contains the iris and ciliary body and choroid






34. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms






35. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






36. Water-borne infection usually caught through poor contact lens hygiene






37. Slowly developing lump that forms due to blockage and swelling of oil gland in eyelid






38. Nearsightedness






39. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea






40. Retina






41. Condition in which both eyes do not look at the same place at the same time






42. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






43. Lens






44. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue






45. Crossed eyes






46. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements






47. Lazy eye






48. Cloudy or opaque area in the normally clear lens of the eye






49. Condition in which there are insufficient tears to lubricate and nourish the eye