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Eye Diseases

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Eye Disease: Cataract | Conjunctival and Scleral Disorders | Corneal Disorders | Eyelid Disorders | Glaucoma | Infections | Injuries | Lacrimal System Disorders | Macular Degeneration | Movement Disorders | Neuro-Ophthalmologic Disorders | Optic Nerve Disorders | Orbital Disorders | Retinal Disorders | Uveal Disorders

Vision: Vision Disorders | Vision Impairment (Low Vision, Blindness) | Vision Correction Surgery | Eyeglasses & Contact Lenses

Other Topics: General Eye Information | Eye Anatomy | Eye Care | Eye Loss & Prostheses


Vision Disorders

(Jump to: Abnormal Color Vision | Amblyopia | Colorblindness | Computer Vision Syndrome | Double Vision | Lazy Eye | Light Sensitivity | Refractive Errors )

Abnormal Color Vision
Poor Color Vision:Mayo Clinic
Color Vision Test:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Achromatopsia:AAPOS
Color Vision Deficiency:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
Achromatopsia:GeneReviews
Red-Green Color Vision Defects:GeneReviews
Color Blindness:MedlinePlus


Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)
Amblyopia:National Eye Institute/NIH
Amblyopia:AAPOS
Results – Amblyopia Treatment Study:National Eye Institute/NIH
Older Children Can Benefit From Treatment For Childhood’s Most Common Eye Disorder:National Eye Institute/NIH
Reduced Daily Eye Patching to Treat Severe Amblyopia:National Eye Institute/NIH
Amblyopia and Strabismus:Research to Prevent Blindness


Computer Vision Syndrome
Computer Vision Syndrome:St. Luke's Cataract and Laser Intitute
Computer Vision Syndrome:AOA
Impact of Computer Use on Children's Vision:AOA


Double Vision
Double Vision (Diplopia): Aetna InteliHealth
See also Neuro-Ophthalmologic Disorders, Cranial Nerve Palsy


Light Sensitivity
Photophobia (Light Sensitivity):MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Photophobia:The Eyecare Trust


Refractive Errors
General Information
Refractive Disorders:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Refractive Errors:MedlinePlus
Astigmatism (Blurred Vision)
Astigmatism:AOA
Hyperopia (Farsightedness)
Hyperopia:AOA
Myopia (Nearsightedness)
Myopia:AOA
Presbyopia (Decreased Lens Flexiblity)
Presbyopia:AOA


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