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|Interior of the Eye|
|Light rays are precisely focused on the retina (orange) in good vision.|
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- Difficulty focusing on objects up close
- Blurred vision
American Academy of Ophthalmology http://www.aao.org
National Eye Institute http://www.nei.nih.gov
Canadian Ophthalmological Society http://www.eyesite.ca
Health Canada http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca
Facts about hyperopia. National Eye Institute website. Available at: http://www.nei.nih.gov/health/errors/hyperopia.asp. Updated October 2010. Accessed July 17, 2014.
Farsightedness: hyperopia treatment. American Academy of Ophthalmology website. Available at: http://www.geteyesmart.org/eyesmart/diseases/hyperopia-treatment.cfm. Updated September 1, 2013. Accessed July 17, 2014.
Hyperopia (farsightedness). American Optometric Association website. Available at: http://www.aoa.org/patients-and-public/eye-and-vision-problems/glossary-of-eye-and-vision-conditions/hyperopia. Accessed July 17, 2014.
Hyperopia (farsightedness). University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center website. Available at: http://www.kellogg.umich.edu/patientcare/conditions/hyperopia.html. Accessed July 17, 2014.
- Reviewer: Eric Berman, MD
- Review Date: 06/2014
- Update Date: 07/17/2014