Recent Examples of astigmatism from the Web
Of the overall cases, 69 percent arose from simple uncorrected refractive errors, which include myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness) and astigmatism (blurry vision up close, far away or both).
Breaking: Easter Bunny able to afford glasses to correct astigmatism, thanks to continued coverage under Obamacare.
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First Known Use of astigmatism
ASTIGMATISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of astigmatism for English Language Learners
medical : a problem with the eye that prevents a person from seeing clearly
medical Definition of astigmatism
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