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Can Sitting Too Close Too The Laptop Or Television Make People Cross Eyed
Exotropia is when the eyes look away from each other. It is persistent and usually occurs from childhood issues of eye position or refraction. In adults it may result from injury, tumors, vascular anomalies and diseases such as thyroid disease. It it occurs recently, an ...Read more
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Glasses, sometimes: You can break down crossed eyes into 2 basic types. One type can be fixed with glasses and one type requires surgery. If your child has the type that can only be corrected with surgery, don't be afraid of this procedure. However, i always believe a second opinion is in order prior to making this decision. That opinion should be with a pediatric ophthalmologist, frequently found in larger cities. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Surgery: Crossed eyes are difficult to mask without dark glasses or surgical correction. Those with mildly crossed eyes can wear glasses that have prisms to force the crossed eye to look straight. Moderate to severe crossing requires surgical correction in youth; in adults with longstanding crossed eyes, surgery can be performed to improve the cosmetic appearance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is there in any way possible for someone to be cross eyed forever? I hope not. I've been thinking about it lately, really bugging me.
Exceptionally: Most misaligned eyes can be treated to produce binocular vision, either by prism or surgical correction. In some less common conditions, such as paralytic strabismus, traumatic, or from a central nervous system cause, the misaligned eyes may always be misaligned. An ophthalmologic examination is the best starting point for diagnosis and management. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I keep having spells where I faint or nearly faint.my BP goes up mildly and when I wake up my sight is blurry and I'm told I'm cross eyed.yamiseeneuro?
May want to see a: Neuro-ophthalmologist. This is someone who is training as neurologist but specialty work our fellowship in ophthalmology. They can assess both parts of your condition of fainting, lower or higher blood pressure, and cross side and visual blurriness. You will get two for the price of one! This will save you time and having to re-explain your symptoms to two different Doctors. You can have one person solve it all for you. ...Read more