what is my condition

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what is my condition

Postby kasyap » Wed Sep 23, 2009 8:10 pm

my eye prescription says this

right eye sph - cyl -2.75 axis 180 v/a 6/6

left eye sph - cyl -2.5 axix 180 v/a 6/12

what does this mean.............is my astigmatism very severe
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Re: what is my condition

Postby LasikExpert » Sun Sep 27, 2009 5:53 pm

Visit our article to learn how to read an eye prescription.

Your prescription indicates you have very high astigmatism and no myopia or hyperopia. Myopia is nearsighted/shortsighted vision. Hyperopia is farsighted/longsighted vision. Astigmatism means the cornea is not spherical like the top of a ball, but is elliptical like the back of a spoon.

You high astigmatism may indicate a vision health problem. What is your age and have members of your family required corneal transplants?
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