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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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

2. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue

3. Increase in pressure inside eye

4. Cut or scratch on cornea

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

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

7. Iris

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

9. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

10. Lens

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

12. Macula

13. Farsightedness

14. Inflammation or infection of cornea

15. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

16. Nearsightedness

17. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens

18. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

19. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

20. Inflammation of the eyelids

21. Retina

22. Pupil

23. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

24. Optic nerve

25. Crossed eyes

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

27. Lazy eye

28. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

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

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

31. Ciliary muscle

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

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

34. Cornea

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

36. Drooping of upper eyelid

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

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

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

40. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

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

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

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

44. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

45. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

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

47. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

48. Sty

49. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors