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If someone used to just be nearsighted can they develop astigmatism later?
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
In brief: Common
As the body grows and ages, and subtle changes take place in the shape of the components of the eye, in some cases astigmatism may develop or change with time.

In brief: Common
As the body grows and ages, and subtle changes take place in the shape of the components of the eye, in some cases astigmatism may develop or change with time.
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