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Farsightedness: Signs, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

Farsightedness: Signs, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

Farsightedness: Signs, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention Farsightedness In hyperopia (hyperopia) the axis is distinguished from refraction hyperopia. In contrast to myopia, the affected persons perceive a sharp distance, but they do not recognize objects in the vicinity. Axial hyperopia is the most common form of hyperopia. The eye, and thus the distance between the cornea …

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CATARACT: Causes, Signs and Treatment!

cataract

In cataract (medical name: cataract), it is a disease of the eyes, in which the eye-lens darkens. The first symptoms are usually only very late so that the treatment of the horror star begins with a delay. WHAT IS CATARACT? Cataract Definition: A particularly characteristic of the cataract is a greyish colouration behind the pupil in an …

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STRABISMUS: Causes, Signs and Treatment!

Strabismus

WHAT IS  STRABISMUS? Strabismus Definition: By the medical term, Strabismus is in general language use the squinting. Thereby the eyes look through a misalignment in different directions. The physician distinguishes between inward strabismus (strabismus convergence), in which one eye is directed to the nose, and outward strabismus (Strabismus divergence). The most common are latent strabismus (medically heterophoria). This …

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KERATOCONUS: Causes, Signs and Treatment!

KERATOCONUS

WHAT IS KERATOCONUS? Keratoconus Definition: Keratoconus is the thinning and conical deformation of the cornea of the eye (called cornea in medicine). The disease usually begins in one eye. Nevertheless, both eyes are usually affected. A keratoconus can be in both bursts and flow. In Germany, about every 2,000 men – twice as often as women – are affected. …

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