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Refractive error: Refractive error is a condition in which there is a problem with focusing light properly on the retina of the eye, resulting in blurred vision. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Refractive error, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
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causes of Refractive error as a symptom include:
About 120 million people in the United States wear eyeglasses or contact lenses to... (Source: excerpt from Facts About the Cornea and Corneal Disease: NEI)
Deviations from the average or standard indices of refraction of the eye through its dioptric or refractive apparatus.
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This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Refractive error. Of the 10 causes of Refractive error that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Refractive error' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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