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A 45-year-old male asked:

I have double vision when i look at something from far away. when i close one eye my vision is fine but when they are both open i see two images.

3 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Louis Cooper
Pediatrics 49 years experience
See MD: If this is a new finding, please be seen as soon as possible. Please do not take chances. If symptoms are associated with increased blood pressure, you must be seen today in ER or clinic or your physician, if available. Hope everything will be okay..
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Problem in one eye: Problems with the cornea often cause double vision in one eye only. Covering the affected eye makes the double vision go away. Pl see attached link for details and some guidance
Dr. Leland Rosenblum
A Verified Doctoranswered
Ophthalmology 32 years experience
Your double vision: your double vision is called Diplopia and represents a vertical or horizontal misalignment of the eyes. You should get an eye exam to determine the underlying cause and treatment
Last updated May 20, 2017


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