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If someone owns glasses does that mean they have astigmatism?

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Dr. Hussain Elhalis
Ophthalmology

In brief: Not necessarily

Although some astigmatism is common, a person can still benefit from glasses even if they don't have astigmatism. They could be nearsighted or farsighted with or without astigmatism. Hope that helps.

In brief: Not necessarily

Although some astigmatism is common, a person can still benefit from glasses even if they don't have astigmatism. They could be nearsighted or farsighted with or without astigmatism. Hope that helps.
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