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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. Crossed eyes






2. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms






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






4. Farsightedness






5. Lazy eye






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






7. Drooping of upper eyelid






8. Increase in pressure inside eye






9. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning






10. Nearsightedness






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






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






13. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements






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






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






16. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid






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






18. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea






19. Cornea






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






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






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






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






24. Lens






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






26. Inflammation or infection of cornea






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






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






29. Sty






30. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva






31. Ciliary muscle






32. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva






33. Optic nerve






34. Retina






35. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens






36. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






37. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea






38. Cut or scratch on cornea






39. Macula






40. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






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






42. Inflammation of the eyelids






43. Iris






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






45. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue






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






47. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors






48. Pupil






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