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Astigmatism is caused by the irregular curvature of the front surface of the eye (cornea) or the lens inside your eye. The condition often causes blurred vision at all distances and can occur along with nearsightedness or farsightedness.
Light rays do not focus on a single point for clear vision. Instead, they focus on two distinct points.
Astigmatism causes visual distortion, blurry vision, eyestrain or fatigue and often headaches.
If you would like to correct your vision please visit our vision correction section to learn more about your available options including LASIK and refractive lens exchange.
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