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Vision Disorders In Children
Migraine: Ophthalmic and classic migraines are the most common disorders that cause this. ...Read more
Field loss: Cushing's is due to a pituitary tumor that causes the body to secrete excess steroid. If the tumor is large enough, it can squeeze on the optic nerve with loss of vision. Prolonged steroid levels in the body can also cause cataracts and glaucoma. These are the major effects of this condition on the eyes. ...Read more
I am suffering from far-sightedness. Is there any chances that my son can get similiar disease. But my wife had normal vision.
Many: Refractive error would be the most common cause of vision problems in the pediatric age group. Uncorrected vision problems in childhood can lead to permanent inability to see in the affected eye (amblyopia). Cataracts, glaucoma and retinal problems can occur in children but are far less common than refractive error. ...Read more
Many things: Children are subject to many eye diseases just like adults are. In addition, visual problems can cause a lasting effect in children whose visual systems are not yet fully developed. In general, it is recommended that a child receive an eye exam at 6 months, 3 years and then annually after age 6. ...Read more
How to treat when vision becomes overlapping and a straight item is seems to be curled. What are the causes? What's the name for this disease?
See an eye doctor: Too many things to list here. See and eye doctor sooner rather than later. ...Read more
Quite likely: Common descriptions of "blurred" vision include "cloudy", "fuzzy", "hazy" and several other terms. All are common symptoms in an ophthalmologist's office, and should be investigated with a thorough eye examination. There are many possible causes, probably cataract, macular degeneration, and change in glasses prescription are the most common. ...Read more
Ineffective: Vision therapy, sponsored by optometrists as a means to improve performance of children in school who seem to be under performing, has failed any test to which it is put (meaning they produce no meaningful improvement). There is a short term benefit from lessening strife at home, as now the vision becomes the reason for poor performance — but the lessons do not help in the long run. ...Read more
What are main causes of perceptual changes in all senses, mainly vision? (mental and brain disorders)
An essay: There is enough information about this to write a book. When there is brain disorder of any type, firing occurs of neurons not always in a logical sequence. The brain attempts to make sense of the disorder by producing perceptual changes, imagery, sensations, etc. to try to order the disorder. The causes for the disorder can fill a textbook of neurology. ...Read more
My vision is blurred and I have pain in my eyes. So can anybody give me answer which disease I may have?
See eye doctor: It would be best for you to see an ophthalmologist to do a complete exam and determine the nature of your problem. ...Read more