MYOPIA

Disease

MYOPIA

Description

  • It is a common eye condition that causes distant objects to appear blurred

Symptoms

  • Blurry vision
  • Eye strain
  • Headaches
  • Persistently squint
  • Seem to be unaware of distant objects
  • Blink excessively
  • Rub his or her eyes frequently

Cause

  • A refractive error
  • Farsightedness
  • Astigmatism
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Eye test
  • Visual acuity tests
  • Retinoscopy

Glass prescription:

  • Sphere
  • Cylinder
  • Axis

Treatment

  • Photorefractive keratectomy
  • Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis
  • Corneal rings
  • Laser in situ keratectomy (LASIK)
  • Contact lens
  • Glasses

Lifestyle management

  • Control chronic health conditions
  • Protect your eyes from the sun
  • Prevent eye injuries
  • Eat healthy foods
  • Quit smoke
  • Use the right corrective lenses
  • Reduce eyestrain
  • Recognize symptoms