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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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1. Inflammation of the eyelids

2. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

3. Retina

4. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

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

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

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

8. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

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

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

11. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

12. Sty

13. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

14. Crossed eyes

15. Inflammation or infection of cornea

16. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors

17. Iris

18. Cornea

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

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

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

22. Macula

23. Cut or scratch on cornea

24. Pupil

25. Lazy eye

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

27. Farsightedness

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

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

30. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

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

32. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

33. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

34. Drooping of upper eyelid

35. Increase in pressure inside eye

36. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue

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

38. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens

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

40. Optic nerve

41. Nearsightedness

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

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

44. Ciliary muscle

45. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

46. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

47. Lens

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

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