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






2. Lazy eye






3. Cornea






4. Farsightedness






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






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






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






8. Iris






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






10. Inflammation or infection of cornea






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






12. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue






13. Ciliary muscle






14. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva






15. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements






16. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






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






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






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






20. Drooping of upper eyelid






21. Crossed eyes






22. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea






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






24. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






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






26. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms






27. Lens






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






29. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea






30. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid






31. Macula






32. Nearsightedness






33. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva






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






35. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning






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






37. Inflammation of the eyelids






38. Pupil






39. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens






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






41. Increase in pressure inside eye






42. Sty






43. Optic nerve






44. Retina






45. Cut or scratch on cornea






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






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






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






49. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors