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Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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Vision Distortion (Overview)

Visual distortion occurs when straight lines focused on the retina become irregular and wavy..


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Could toric contact lenses cause vision distortion, if i read books while lying down on the bed?

Could toric contact lenses cause vision distortion, if i read books while lying down on the bed?

No: You should see well in any position if the contacts are fit properly. Occasionally a toric lens will sit improperly on the eye. The vision will be blurry. When this happens, use your finger to rotate the lens and then blink. Repeat this until the vision clears. ...Read more

Dr. Lawrence Kessler
8 doctors shared insights

Vision Distortion (Overview)

Visual distortion occurs when straight lines focused on the retina become irregular and wavy..


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Weird vision distortion when tired. Why?

Weird vision distortion when tired. Why?

Vision distortion: When we get tired, our eyes can get dry and irritated. Using artificial tears can prevent the dryness and related blurred vision and visual distortions. If the distortions worsens or do not resolve, you need to see an eye doctor. ...Read more

Dr. William Dieck Dr. Dieck
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Treating Poor Vision (Checklist)

Try a tablet or ebook reader for reading
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If you have cataracts, have them treated
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If epiretinal membrane is moderate stage wi/striae but no blurry vision/distortion, is it likely to advance to severe stage or could it remain stable ?

If epiretinal membrane is moderate stage wi/striae but no blurry vision/distortion, is it likely to advance to severe stage or could it remain stable ?

Hard to predict: Some epiretinal membranes advance and disturb the vision; others appear to a certain level and then do not progress. Hopefully yours are like the latter. There is surgical treatment if the vision becomes a problem. ...Read more

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Why is it that i get peripheral vision distortion?

Why is it that i get peripheral vision distortion?

Peripheral vision: While this can be normal if it happens for a few minutes at the end of extreme exercise, most of the time it is abnormal. Serious conditions like glaucoma and retinal detachment can cause this. See a specialist eye MD and get checked out. ...Read more

Dr. Bernstein Joel Dr. Joel
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Living with Hearing Loss (Checklist)

See an ENT doctor
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Get an audiogram
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Discuss the results of audiogram with your ENT
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What is the definition or description of: Vision distortion?

What is the definition or description of: Vision distortion?

Wavy vision: Visual distortion occurs when straight lines focused on the retina become irregular and wavy.. ...Read more

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Weird vision distortion when tired. Why?

Vision distortion: When we get tired, our eyes can get dry and irritated. Using artificial tears can prevent the dryness and related blurred vision and visual distortions. If the distortions worsens or do not resolve, you need to see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Managing Hair Loss (Checklist)

Eat foods high in protein, low in sugars
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Don't tie your hair too tightly
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Use deep oil conditioning at least weekly
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Why is it that i get peripheral vision distortion?

Peripheral vision: While this can be normal if it happens for a few minutes at the end of extreme exercise, most of the time it is abnormal. Serious conditions like glaucoma and retinal detachment can cause this. See a specialist eye MD and get checked out. ...Read more

Dr. Richard Bensinger
1,698 doctors shared insights

Vision (Definition)

Vision is a feature of a person's brain that allows him to see. He must have normal eyes, optic nerves (that stretch from the eyes to the back of his brain), and visual cortex (the vision center in the brain), in order to see properly. An ophthalmologist is a ...Read more


Dr. Tim Conrad
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Vision Loss (Definition)

Vision loss = ...Read more