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What is the definition or description of: Refractive error?

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Dr. Deborah Distefano
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In brief: Refractive error

refractive error means that you need glasses to see well.
This can mean that you are near sighted, farsighted or have astigmatism. It also may be a sign that you need readers as you past the age of 45 or so.

In brief: Refractive error

refractive error means that you need glasses to see well.
This can mean that you are near sighted, farsighted or have astigmatism. It also may be a sign that you need readers as you past the age of 45 or so.
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