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Vision Impairment

Vision Impairment: Introduction

Impaired vision: Any type of vision loss (e.g. blindness, blurred vision, double vision, etc.) is a symptom of great concern. Many of the causes are very serious medical ... more about Impaired vision.

Vision Impairment: A condition that affects ones vision. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Vision Impairment is available below.

Symptoms of Vision Impairment

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Causes of Vision Impairment

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Definitions of Vision Impairment:

Visual impairments limiting one or more of the basic functions of the eye: visual acuity, dark adaptation, color vision, or peripheral vision. These may result from EYE DISEASES; OPTIC NERVE DISEASES; VISUAL PATHWAY diseases; OCCIPITAL LOBE diseases; OCULAR MOTILITY DISORDERS; and other conditions. Visual disability refers to inability of the individual to perform specific visual tasks, such as reading, writing, orientation, or traveling unaided. (From Newell, Ophthalmology: Principles and Concepts, 7th ed, p132) - (Source - Diseases Database)

Impairment of the sense of sight - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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