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






2. Optic nerve






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






4. Lens






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






6. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






7. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva






8. Increase in pressure inside eye






9. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid






10. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors






11. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue






12. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea






13. Farsightedness






14. Nearsightedness






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






16. Ciliary muscle






17. Crossed eyes






18. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






19. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea






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






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






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






23. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva






24. Pupil






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






26. Cut or scratch on cornea






27. Retina






28. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning






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






30. Inflammation of the eyelids






31. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens






32. Macula






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






34. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements






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






36. Lazy eye






37. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms






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






39. Cornea






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






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






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






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






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






45. Drooping of upper eyelid






46. Inflammation or infection of cornea






47. Iris






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






49. Sty