Anisometropia

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Definition

Anisometropia is a medical condition where it affects the binocular vision of a person especially that of infants and children. It is characterized by having Non-symmetric vision or eyes that have unequal and different refractive power which causes varying or unequal rotations leading to diplopia and asthenopia.

Diagnosis

Diagnosis includes physical and eye examination of the patient by an ophthalmologist.

Treatment

Treatments for Anisometropia includes use of eyeglasses and contact lenses to correct visions.

Symptoms and Signs

Symptoms of Anisometropia includes Diplopia.

Causes

The particular cause of Anisometropia is not yet known though it is said to be inherited or because of a trauma..

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