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Is astigmatism a combination of poor vision and myopia?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology

In brief: No

Astigmatism is a separate issue in which the cornea is somewhat oval and the correction is a reverse oval in the glasses or contacts.
You ophthalmologist can show you the two issues on your latest refractive prescription.

In brief: No

Astigmatism is a separate issue in which the cornea is somewhat oval and the correction is a reverse oval in the glasses or contacts.
You ophthalmologist can show you the two issues on your latest refractive prescription.
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