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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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1. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

2. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

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

4. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors

5. Lens

6. Iris

7. Ciliary muscle

8. Farsightedness

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

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

11. Cornea

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

13. Cut or scratch on cornea

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

15. Drooping of upper eyelid

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

17. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

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

19. Optic nerve

20. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

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

22. Crossed eyes

23. Lazy eye

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

25. Sty

26. Inflammation of the eyelids

27. Inflammation or infection of cornea

28. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

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

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

31. Macula

32. Retina

33. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

34. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

35. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

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

37. Nearsightedness

38. Pupil

39. Increase in pressure inside eye

40. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

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

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

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

44. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue

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

46. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

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

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

49. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens