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






2. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements






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






4. Ciliary muscle






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






6. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue






7. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid






8. Cut or scratch on cornea






9. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea






10. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens






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






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






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






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






15. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea






16. Iris






17. Drooping of upper eyelid






18. Retina






19. Crossed eyes






20. Cornea






21. Macula






22. Optic nerve






23. Farsightedness






24. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva






25. Inflammation or infection of cornea






26. Lens






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






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






29. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms






30. Pupil






31. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva






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






33. Nearsightedness






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






35. Inflammation of the eyelids






36. Sty






37. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning






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






39. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors






40. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






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






42. Increase in pressure inside eye






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






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






45. Lazy eye






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






47. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva






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






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