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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Muscular changes: Eye muscles for the iris respond to systemic pharmacologic chemicals such as epinephrine with dilation. They can also respond to topical dilating dro ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
The iris: is a muscular sphincter surrounding the pupil. The pupil dilates and constricts in response to relaxation/contraction of the iris. This happens const ... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Proper drops: The ophthalmologist has a variety of drops that can dilate the eye, of various strengths depending upon the goal. If your eyes dilate spontaneously, y ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
See eye doc: Dilation is done to evaluate the internal structures of the eye by an eye doctor. They use eye drops to do this. The drops are not available to the ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Damien Luviano
18 years experience Ophthalmology
To see retina: So, the eye physician can see most the retina. The retina is where diabetes damage occurs.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Justin Fuehrer
10 years experience Emergency Medicine
Sensitivity to light: When you get your eyes dilated you will have increased sensitivity to light and likely blurriness of vision that may last a few hours. It is not safe ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Open the pupil: Dilation occurs naturally in less well lit places. It can be artificially induced by a drug called tropicamide which is the common one that ophthalmo ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
30 years experience Addiction Medicine
Round: Larger than usual.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Rubin
39 years experience Ophthalmology
Cyloplgia: Effects accommodation and in farsighted people, distance vision, some metabolism drops slower than others. Effect in some can last 1-2 days especially ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
61 years experience Ophthalmology
Pupil dilation: Yes depending on the type of drops and can remain dilated up to 12 - 18 hrs. The darker the color of the iris, longer the pupil will remain dilated. ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamid Sajjadi
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes, but: If you are nearsighted you can see the movie fairly clear with your glasses. If farsighted, it may be blurry even with your glasses. In either case ... Read More
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