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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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1. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

2. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

3. Increase in pressure inside eye

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

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

6. Farsightedness

7. Inflammation of the eyelids

8. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

9. Sty

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

11. Drooping of upper eyelid

12. Lens

13. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

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

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

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

17. Optic nerve

18. Pupil

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

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

21. Macula

22. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

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

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

25. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

26. Lazy eye

27. Cut or scratch on cornea

28. Ciliary muscle

29. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

30. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

31. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue

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

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

34. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens

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

36. Nearsightedness

37. Crossed eyes

38. Retina

39. Inflammation or infection of cornea

40. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

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

42. Cornea

43. Iris

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

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

46. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

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

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

49. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors