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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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1. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

2. Inflammation of the eyelids

3. Increase in pressure inside eye

4. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

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

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

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

8. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors

9. Sty

10. Cut or scratch on cornea

11. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

12. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

13. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens

14. Ciliary muscle

15. Lazy eye

16. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

17. Nearsightedness

18. Crossed eyes

19. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

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

21. Drooping of upper eyelid

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

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

24. Lens

25. Pupil

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

27. Farsightedness

28. Macula

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

30. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

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

32. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

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

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

35. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

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

37. Retina

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

39. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue

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

41. Cornea

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

43. Inflammation or infection of cornea

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

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

46. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

47. Optic nerve

48. Iris

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