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What happens to your depth perception after an injury in one eye?

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Dr. Matheson Harris
Ophthalmology

In brief: Decreases

Depth perception is partially dependent on the ability to fuse an image with both eyes (stereopsis).
After an injury that takes the sight from one eye, this will decrease, but you can still use other visual cues for depth perception.

In brief: Decreases

Depth perception is partially dependent on the ability to fuse an image with both eyes (stereopsis).
After an injury that takes the sight from one eye, this will decrease, but you can still use other visual cues for depth perception.
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