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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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1. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

2. Inflammation of the eyelids

3. Iris

4. Pupil

5. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens

6. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

7. Lens

8. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

9. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

10. Crossed eyes

11. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

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

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

14. Cornea

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

16. Inflammation or infection of cornea

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

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

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

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

21. Cut or scratch on cornea

22. Drooping of upper eyelid

23. Optic nerve

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

25. Retina

26. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

27. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

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

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

30. Ciliary muscle

31. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

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

33. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

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

35. Nearsightedness

36. Lazy eye

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

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

39. Macula

40. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

41. Farsightedness

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

43. Sty

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

45. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue

46. Increase in pressure inside eye

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

48. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors

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