A 37-year-old member asked:
could hyperopia and astigmatism cause distorted vision?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
Refractive Error: Yes, hyperopia and astigmatism are forms of refractive error that if not corrected with glasses or contact lenses can result in diminished or possibly even distorted vision. A detailed examination with an eye care provider is helpful in determining the extent of your refractive error and whether glasses, contacts, or other options will be helpful to you.
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Last updated May 28, 2014
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