Strabismus and lazy eyes

 

 

Submitted by Mohamed223 on Thu, 06/04/2020 - 17:24
Country
Egypt
Age
19
Gender
Male
Did you perform any surgery for the eyes?
No
Do you suffer from pre-existing illnesses in the eye?

Strabismus 

Do you suffer from any diseases in the body?
No
Do you use any eye drops?
No
Do you use any eye drops?
No

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Hi,

I knew that I have strabismus since I was 7 but it was very mild and I wasn't able to notice it but when I reached 14 years old I noticed that my strabismus get worse a little and now I am 19 and I think that I don't have lazy eyes (amblyopia).

My question is could I develop lazy eyes now or no, because I think my both eyes developed equally, and what I have to do with my strabismus ? and if I just leave it without surgery could it harm my eye? 

I hope to answer me and thank you for your time.

 

Answer

 

Thanks for your Question

I need to ask you few questions:

1- What is your vision in both eyes with eyeglasses and without eyeglasses

2- If you wear eyeglasses, what are its refractive power?

3- Do you have double vision?

4- Strabismus in both eyes or just one eye and the strabismus is inward or outward?

 

 

 

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3. No i don't have double vision

4.the strabismus in one eye (left eye)
And it's outward

And I need to insert a pdf to answer the first and second questions.
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My right eye :
Sph : 0.00
Cyl : - 0.50
Axis : 15
VA : 1

My left eye :
Sph : 0.00
Cyl : - 0.75
Axis : 8
VA : 1
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You can't develop a lazy eye at this age. You might need surgery to fix the strabismus but without a report from your doctor i can't help you.

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Can i ask what do you call with this eye disorder? I have this normal eye sight it's just that my eye ball has a uncontrollable movements.

Never go to a eye doctor that's why i don't have any idea what is the problem.

Thank You
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There are many forms of strabismus with normal visual acuities. You have to be examined by eye doctor to find out the cause and possible treatments.
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