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I was told by my eye specialist that I have a cylindrical power, which is talking about what?
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Dr. Michael Ham
Ophthalmology
In brief: Astigmatism.
Your specialist was referring to astigmatism which is a situation where your eye is not perfectly round like a basketball, but it is slightly ob-longed in one direction as in comparison to a football.
This is very normal and almost every one has some amount of astigmatism, depending on how precisely you measure the difference in two different axis's.

In brief: Astigmatism.
Your specialist was referring to astigmatism which is a situation where your eye is not perfectly round like a basketball, but it is slightly ob-longed in one direction as in comparison to a football.
This is very normal and almost every one has some amount of astigmatism, depending on how precisely you measure the difference in two different axis's.
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