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But researchers estimate that up to 14% of preschool-age children suffer from undiagnosed and untreated mild and moderate hyperopia.
Hyperopia ranging from +1 D to +10 D included 286 (26.
10 While Abdullah et al has reported hyperopia as the commonest refractive error.
This study aims to investigate the prevalence of moderate hyperopia and associated factors among elementary school students.
The study population (n = 1032) enabled moderate hyperopia prevalence to be estimated ([greater than or equal to] +2.
Hyperopia may be classified by the degree of refractive error: low hyperopia is +2.
There are several reasons why the surgical management of hyperopia can be particularly challenging.
The company is presently conducting clinical trials in the United States for its lens for the correction of hyperopia up to +6 diopters.
approved wavefront-guided laser treatment for hyperopia.
Kraff stated, "VISX's new CustomVue Hyperopia procedure is a significant step forward in the treatment of farsightedness.
Phakic IOL implantation, or the implantation of a lens where the natural, human lens remains intact, is viewed by many surgeons as becoming an alternative refractive treatment method for myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism.
Phakic IOL implantation, or the implantation of a lens where the natural, human lens still exists, is viewed by many surgeons as becoming an alternative refractive treatment method for myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism.