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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. 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