Eye Disorders

Eye disorders can involve vision disorders or physical problems with the eye. Eye disorders may also be called “Ophthalmic Disorders”. Trauma to the eye may include eye injury, corneal scratch, foreign body in the eye (grit in the eye), etc. Common eye symptoms include eye pain, watery eyes, dry eyes ...

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Introduction: Eye Disorders

Some eye problems are minor and don't last long. But some can lead to a permanent loss of vision. Common eye problems include

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Symptoms of Eye Disorders

Possible signs and symptoms of eye and vision late effects include changes in vision and dry eyes. These and other signs and symptoms may be caused by eye and vision late effects or by other conditions:

  • Changes in vision, such ...
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Causes List: Eye Disorders

Some of the causes of the condition may include:1 Causes of Eye Disorders:

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Causes List for Eye Disorders

Some possible causes of Eye Disorders or similar disorders may include:2

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Types of Eye Disorders

Categories of eye disorders for all the parts of the eye include:

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Types of Eye Disorders

Your eyes can become tired, blurred, sore or dry. Sometimes you might even see spots or get headaches. These complaints are very common and can often fix themselves. If they persist, it is best to see an optometrist for advice ...3

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Diagnosis of Eye Disorders

“Yearly comprehensive dilated eye exams starting at age 60 are the most effective and thorough way to detect eye diseases while we can still minimize vision loss,” says Dr. Paul A. Sieving, director of NIH’s National Eye Institute. If ...4

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Prevention of Eye Disorders

How Can You Protect Your Eyesight? Have your eyes checked regularly by an eye care professional—either an ophthalmologist or optometrist. People over age 60 should have dilated eye exams yearly. During this exam, the eye care professional will put ...5

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Names and Terminology

Synonyms: Abnormal eye ; Eye disease ...Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)6 ...

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  1. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  3. Source: Queensland Health: conditions.health.qld.gov.au/ HealthCondition/ condition/ 11/ 131/ 309/ eye-health
  4. Source: NIH News in Health (NIH): newsinhealth.nih.gov/ issue/ may2015/ feature2
  5. Source: NIA (NIH): nia.nih.gov/ health/ aging-and-your-eyes
  6. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ CN000446/ 

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