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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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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