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Astigmatism

Astigmatism - What it is

Astigmatism is a condition where the cornea has an abnormal curvature, causing a distortion in vision. A normal cornea is shaped like a sphere but in astigmatism the cornea is oval-shaped, causing problems in focusing the light entering the eye. Astigmatism is a very common condition and often occurs together with myopia (short-sightedness) or hyperopia (long-sightedness).

Astigmatism - Symptoms

Astigmatism - How to prevent?

Astigmatism - Diagnosis

Astigmatism - Preparing for surgery

Astigmatism - Post-surgery care

Astigmatism - Other Information

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