Blurred vision

Blurred vision is a common type of vision change symptom. Physical causes include eye injury and head trauma. Various eye disorders can cause blurred vision, such as myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, presbyopia, and other vision disorders. Dangerous causes include acute glaucoma (which is a medical emergency due to a risk of ...

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Summary: Lack of sharpness of vision resulting in the inability to see fine detail. ...1,2

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Blurred vision can be caused by a variety of eye disorders. Severity ranges from refractive errors (near-sighted, far-sighted, etc.) to a medical eye emergency (e.g. acute glaucoma or retinal artery occlusion) . Also possible are brain disorders which ...

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Diagnosis of Blurred vision

If distant objects seem out of focus, talk with an eye care professional. He or she can diagnose myopia or other eye problems and recommend options to improve your vision. ...Source: NIH News in Health (NIH)3 ...

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Causes List for Blurred vision

Possible causes of Blurred vision (or similar symptoms) may include:4

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Similar Symptoms

Is it blurred vision? Peripheral vision loss? Central vision loss? Double vision? There are many different types of vision changes. Consider whether any of these other visual symptoms are a more precise description of your vision symptom:

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  1. [from HPO]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ CN000584/ 
  3. Source: NIH News in Health (NIH): issue/ jul2016/ feature2
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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