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Almond Shaped Eyes And Lazy Eyes
I have a lazy eye, which is misaligned. How can I align this eye with the other eye(it is looking a bit upwards, compared to the other)?
Can a slight lazy eye(eye looking a bit more upwards)be properly repositioned with correctional glasses, or anything else with/without surgery? I'm 20
Perhaps but ?: If the misalignment dates from early childhood and you are not seeing double, then you have one eye with permanently lowered vision (termed amblyopia). I assume you are not seeing double - which would require an immediate evaluation. Your best bet is to see an ophthalmologist who specializes in 'strabismus' as vertical muscle imbalance is tricky to fix and requires a true expert. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a sleepy eye/lazy eye (just one eye looking a bit more upwards) cause eyelids to be droopy, making you look tired? I'm 20 years old.
Sleepy eye: It is possible you may a ptosis or lid lag. Check with your doctor or a neurologist. ...Read more
How when i look out my lazy eye alone it is quite blurry but when i open both my eyes i can see quite clearly?
Amblyopia: Your eye is "lazy" because it did not see as well when you were very young and has become lowered in vision although normal otherwise. We call that amblyopia. The vision from that eye alone will be less clear but with the other eye alone or the two together, things will look clear. ...Read more
Can you tell me if you have a lazy eye are your eyes symmetrical when you look at something or do you see more out of one eye?
Complex issue: The label "lazy eye" is commonly used for the condition amblyopia. This develops if the brain begins to "turn off" the visual input of an eye that provides distorted or poorly aligned (double image) input.The eyes can appear to be aligned normally or not.By definition, one eye is dominant, providing most or all of the visual information used by the brain. ...Read more
It can be: Many cases of amblyopia are due to differences in refraction between the eyes or grossly out of focus eyes. Sometimes, it is caused by farsightedness and a common complaint is variable focus. Getting a careful refraction for glasses can go a long ways towards comfort. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Glasses and exercise: If your vision is not clear and you need glasses, this may help the "lazy" eye remain straight. Sometimes, there needs to be a prism in your glasses to keep your eyes straight. There are some vision exercises that can help as well. Visit your local eye doctor for assistance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are exercises to treat lazy eye effective? I read that there are exercises you can do, like switching focus quickly from near to far and rolling your eyes, that will help amblyopia. Do these really work? If so, where can I get more information on how to d
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