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What causes your depth perception to be off after a vitrectomy for a detached retina?

What causes your depth perception to be off after a vitrectomy for a detached retina?

Loss of binocularity: The 2 eyes have to be working perfectly together to get good stereo. If 1 eye is misaligned or blurred, the stereo decreases. ...Read more

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Can mono-vision cause problems with driving at night or problems with depth perception.?

Can mono-vision cause problems with driving at night or problems with  depth perception.?

Yes: Mono vision depending on the disparity in vision between the two eyes can be a definite cause ifa drop in depth perception. You can test this put by comparing with contacts vs glasses by taking the stereo fly test. You might be under corrected and this is causing night myopia. ...Read more

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Can a moderate epiretinal membrane cause loss of depth perception.

Can a moderate epiretinal membrane cause loss of depth perception.

Eyes: Yes! At age 71 I have been wearing glasses since age 6 and have had changes made more often than I can remember. Please see your eye doctor as soon as you can!. ...Read more

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What causes light sensitivity that pressure behind my eyes and forehead? everything seems darker and my depth perception is effected

What causes light sensitivity that pressure behind my eyes and forehead? everything seems darker and my depth perception  is effected

Photophobia: There are many causes that can cause your symptoms ranging from internal eye disease to sinus disease and it is best that you have this resolved with/by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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How do depth perception pills do for someone?

Fake: There is no such thing as depth perception pills. Any you might find advertised are fake. ...Read more

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How can you know if you have depth perception?

How can you know if you have depth perception?

Evaluate: Your ophthalmologist has tests for this. You can estimate your ability by seeing movies in depth like Avatar, or getting one of many books at the bookstore e.g. "Magic Eye" which require perception in depth to see in depth. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your depth perception is poor?

What does it mean when your depth perception is poor?

Stereo vision issues: Stereovision is the ability to see in depth using the two eyes together. If one eye sees poorly or the eyes do not work well together, your depth vision is likely to be impaired. If this is your problem, you will notice this especially if you look at a stereovision movie like avatar when the experience will not be so well for you. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about depth perception problems in children?

Can you tell me about depth perception problems in children?

Depth = 3D vision : Depth perception, or 3-d vision, can easily be tested by an ophthalmologist in the office. Any problems in depth perception arise from either one of the two eyes not seeing well, or the eyes are not aligned properly. An ophthalmologist can tell you which of the following can cause this problem in your child and how to treat it. ...Read more

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Please explain if it is possible to improve depth perception?

Please explain if it is possible to improve depth perception?

Generally not: Depth perception dysfunction is usually due to childhood strabismus, or poor vision in one eye. These things are usually permanent and cannot be treated. ...Read more