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High Astigmatism Causes

June 12, 2011

High astigmatism is a severe form of the common eye condition referred to as astigmatism. The vision problems associated with astigmatism are a result of a misshapen cornea or lens in the eye. Most sufferers of astigmatism complain of blurred vision and difficulty focusing on objects, at all distances, headaches and fatigue. In the event [...]

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High Astigmatism Treatments

June 12, 2011

A survey of the normal human eye was conducted and as a result researchers discovered that the majority of us are born with some degree of astigmatism. Indeed the normal human eye registers a baseline corneal astigmatism of 0.25 to 0.50 diopters So what is a corneal astigmatism? A corneal astigmatism occurs when the cornea [...]

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What is High Astigmatism?

June 12, 2011

When astigmatism is considered to be severe, it is commonly referred to as a high astigmatism. Astigmatism is a condition where the eye is misshapen, which causes uniform blurred vision at all distances. Similar to the shape of an American football, the astigmatic eye cannot properly focus light on the retina which can cause blurred [...]

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