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Certified Paraoptometric Coder

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1. Vision disorders that interfere with reading and learning

2. Vision condition in which eyes make repetitive uncontrolled movements

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

4. Lens

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

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

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

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

9. Pupil

10. Inflammation or infection of cornea

11. Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens

12. Inflammation of one or more layers of the uvea

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

14. Infection of an oil gland in the eyelid

15. Lazy eye

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

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

18. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

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

20. Drooping of upper eyelid

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

22. Cornea

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

24. Farsightedness

25. Tearing or separation of retina from underlying tissue

26. Abnormal growth of tissue on the conjunctiva

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

28. Inflammation of the eyelids

29. Crossed eyes

30. Ciliary muscle

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

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

33. Macula

34. Optic nerve

35. Eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of cornea

36. Sty

37. Retina

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

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

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

41. Type of severe headache accompanied by various visual symptoms

42. Accumulation of blood underneath the conjunctiva

43. Inability to distinguish certain shades of colors

44. Increase in pressure inside eye

45. Inflammation or infection of conjunctiva

46. Iris

47. Cut or scratch on cornea

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

49. Nearsightedness