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A 18-year-old female asked:

eyes are still blurry from using zylet no improvement what so ever . i'm afraid it has damaged my eyesight. permanently i gotta go to work and i can't?

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Dr. Jon Fishburn
Ophthalmology 30 years experience
Need followup: You're being treated with a antibiotic-steroid preparation for some type of eye disorder (?). If, after a rather short period of treatment, there is no improvement or worsening, you must call your eye doc and return for follow up exam. Eye diseases can be very serious and can affect vision permanently. Your question does not inform me for what you're being treated. Call asap!

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What do you recommend if I have 3.00 in both eyes. Is there a way i can improve eyesight?

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Dr. Jennifer Lee
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A 46-year-old female asked:

My eyesight is -10.25 in both eyes. how bad is this? is this legally blind

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Probably not: A level of -10.25 is highly myopic but if correctable to 20/20 with proper eyeglasses or contacts, then you definitely are not legally blind. Legal blindness refers to the best corrected vision/ not to the uncorrected vision. Your level of myopia is high but not extreme. Contact lens manufacturers pre-make soft lenses in the most common powers from 0.00 to -12.00. So they think -10 is common.

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