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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Exophoria

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What the causes the exophoria and the symptoms?

Many: Muscle imbalance due to uneven nerve supplies to them due to genetic factors or during growth...Read this. Http://www. Oculist. Net/downaton502/prof/ebook/duanes/pages/v1/v1c013.html. ...Read more

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Can a hit to the back of the head cause exophoria?

Can a hit to the back of the head cause exophoria?

Unlikely: To have a neuromuscular effect on the eyes, it would have to so bad a blow there would be other problems. Fyi, there are some people who relate esophoria and exophoria to personality type. I'm skeptical, but it's an interesting notion. Is your exophoria affecting your ability to perceive? ...Read more

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Does exophoria cause nystagmus? I was diagnosed years ago with exophoria. I now realized I have nystagmus. Was never told before.

Does exophoria cause nystagmus? I was diagnosed years ago with exophoria. I now realized I have nystagmus. Was never told before.

No to exo as cause: Exophoria in some circumstances can actually improve a nystagmus. I am unaware of any literature that supports the notion that an exophoria causes acquired nystagmus to develop in an individual. ...Read more

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Is intermittent exophoria dangerous?

Is intermittent exophoria dangerous?

Exophoria: Is tendency of eyes to deviate outwards, results from refractory errors or insufficient convergence of eyes. Not dangerous. ...Read more

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What is eso-exophoria or hyperphoria?

What is eso-exophoria or hyperphoria?

Eye turn outward: One eye or the other turning outward. ...Read more

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Is exophoria related to MS symptoms?

Is exophoria related to MS symptoms?

It can be: Like in a case of MS causing an internuclear opthalmoplegia - don't worry this is a fancy term for a particular problem that affects how the eyes move together. But it isn't the most common presentation of MS. ...Read more

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What is exophoria? Does it have any correlation with downbeat nystagmus?

Exophoria: Is a tendency for the eyes to turn away from each other. It usually does not require treatment, unless there is eye strain with reading. It has no relationship to downbeat nystagmus which is a much more serious problem. ...Read more

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What's exophoria in eye?

What's exophoria in eye?

Drifting: The eyes tend to drift outwards when not focussing on something. Perfectly normal, unless excessive. ...Read more

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Is exophoria, sacroiliac joint dysfunction/ pain, swelling possibly related to Multiple Sclerosis?

Is exophoria, sacroiliac joint dysfunction/ pain, swelling possibly related to Multiple Sclerosis?

Not really: What you describe can be caused partly by rheumatological condition, and the eye issues could be congenital. Nothing you describe is classical of MS. See your doctor and uncover your problems, as treatments can be very reassuring. ...Read more

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What cause bp?

What cause bp?

BP definition.: The blood pressure is the resistance to blood flow through the body. The higher number is the resistance when the heart pumps, and the lower number is the resistance when the heart relaxes and fills. High BP can lead to problems with the heart, kidneys, eyes, blood vessels and brain. 95% of the time, there's no one specific cause perhaps other than genetics. ...Read more

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Cause of headche?

Depends: It greatly depends on the type of headache you have, location, quality, associated symptoms, etc, etc. ...Read more

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What cause dyspenia?

What cause dyspenia?

Short of breath: Dyspnea can be caused by anything that prevents taking a full, effective breath. Causes include obesity, illness, neuromuscular disorders such as ms, smoking, etc. ...Read more

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What causes nightmare?

What causes nightmare?

WorkingInternalFears: During sleep, our minds/brains work to both integrate awake experiences into memory &, as part of this, make sense of many issues, correctly or incorrectly, the best we can. Fears, anger & sadness, emotions we typically have the most difficulty with, are commonly repressed while awake; allows function & interaction with others. However, while dreaming, issues are worked on & sometimes remembered. ...Read more

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What could cause spasms?

What could cause spasms?

Many things: There are many causes of muscle spasms including muscle injury, electrolyte imbalance, spinal cord injury/disease and brain injury. There are a number of disorders of the brain that can cause spasticity as well. There are many other causes as well. ...Read more

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What could be the cause?

Cause of what?: If you can please tell us what problem you want us to give you an educated guess about, we can try to help. Be well. ...Read more

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What causes my back pains?

What causes my back pains?

Many things: herniated disk, strained/spasming muscles, kidney issues, lack of mobility, trauma etc. If you truly want an answer I would seek help of your local MD or chiropractor to have it looked at. No worries Connect with my Virtual Practice on Healthtap for any dental questions with my special keycode: DFWMCQ! Securely video or text chat by virtual appointment. Http://htap. Us/28qexs ...Read more