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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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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