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A 37-year-old member asked:

Without my glasses on, and if i cover one eye i see double vision?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Normal: This is normal if the problem resolves when you put on your glasses. If it does not, see an ophthalmologist for evaluation.

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A 43-year-old member asked:

Without my glasses on, if I cover one eye I see double vision. Is this normal?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Yes: if it resolves with your glasses on. If not, make an appointment with an ophthalmologist.
A 41-year-old member asked:

Is it okay to have temporary double vision in one eye?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Chang
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Probably: If temporary and does not recur, double vision in one eye is usually due to a tear film issue that is corrected with blinking or artificial tears. If only one eye but more constant, then could be astigmatism, cataract, epiretinal membrane, or some other monocular cause.
Last updated Jan 18, 2019


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