Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Vision Impairment Farsightedness Outlook

What to expect with farsightedness:

  • Some children outgrow farsightedness as the eye changes.
  • Farsightedness is completely corrected with eyeglasses or contacts.

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Vision Impairment Farsightedness References
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