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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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1. Cornea

2. Drooping of upper eyelid

3. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

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

5. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

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

7. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

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

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

10. Lazy eye

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

12. Increase in pressure inside eye

13. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

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

15. Sty

16. Macula

17. Inflammation of the eyelids

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

19. Optic nerve

20. Ciliary muscle

21. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

22. Crossed eyes

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

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

25. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors

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

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

28. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

29. Iris

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

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

32. Lens

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

34. Inflammation or infection of cornea

35. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

36. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens

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

38. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

39. Farsightedness

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

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

42. Cut or scratch on cornea

43. Pupil

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

45. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

46. Retina

47. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

48. Nearsightedness

49. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue