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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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

2. Pupil

3. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

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

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

6. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

7. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

8. Cut or scratch on cornea

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

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

11. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

12. Drooping of upper eyelid

13. Nearsightedness

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

15. Inflammation of the eyelids

16. Increase in pressure inside eye

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

18. Iris

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

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

21. Optic nerve

22. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

23. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

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

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

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

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

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

29. Cornea

30. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors

31. Lens

32. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

33. Retina

34. Macula

35. Inflammation or infection of cornea

36. Crossed eyes

37. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue

38. Ciliary muscle

39. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

40. Sty

41. Farsightedness

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

43. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

44. Lazy eye

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

46. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens

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

48. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

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