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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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

2. Drooping of upper eyelid

3. Cut or scratch on cornea

4. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

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

6. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

7. Optic nerve

8. Pupil

9. Macula

10. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

11. Inflammation of the eyelids

12. Increase in pressure inside eye

13. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens

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

15. Sty

16. Farsightedness

17. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

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

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

20. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

21. Nearsightedness

22. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

23. Crossed eyes

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

25. Lens

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

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

28. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

29. Inflammation or infection of cornea

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

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

32. Lazy eye

33. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

34. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue

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

36. Iris

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

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

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

40. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

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

42. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

43. Ciliary muscle

44. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors

45. Retina

46. Cornea

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

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

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