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what is worsening vision

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Vogel
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Variable: Cannot easily answer this question. It depends on the patients health and their eye health. An 80 year old should definitely have an eye exam period ... Read More

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randall Wong
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Could Be Normal: Convergence problems are best examined by a pediatric ophthalmologist, but if in an adult, it addresses the eyes difficulty in "crossing" as we focus ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably not: Most lens scratches (on eyeglasses) cause annoying changes in the vision but not overall worsening. You should seek your ophthalmologist for an evalu ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
61 years experience Ophthalmology
Vision loss: In simple term it means the vision is changing. Is the change improved with a refraction or is the vision loss not improved with spectacle lens corre ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
No effect: Glasses help you see better but have no effect on the anatomical issues of your visual apparatus which control the degree of eyeglass need.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Perhaps you have already been told you have a corneal issue. Some changes in the cornea, especially a condition usually in young adults termed <kerat ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ari Weitzner
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Detachment?: For gods sake see an ophthalmologist! what are you waiting for?
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes but: Scratched corneas will lower the vision until healed. But if your vision is dropping and you have to ask the question, then it probably is something ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Need an eye exam: Floaters are most worrisome when new with associated flashes and loss of vision like a shade or curtain advancing. New blurry vision not improving sh ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Possible retinal: If you have increasing floaters, especially with light flashes and diminishing vision, you should see your ophthalmologist without delay as there is ... Read More
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