icono hoja de papel DEFINItion

In myopia or nearsightedness, the eyeball is “longer” than normal, so the light that comes in does not directly focus on the retina – the layer of tissue that is the inner lining of the eye-- but in front of it.
As a result, close objects are seen in focus, but far objects appear out of focus or blurry.

icono hoja de papel symptoms

The most common symptom is "blurred" vision.

icono hoja de papel causes

Causes could be genetic and not necessarily hereditary.

icono gota treatment


Can I detect myopia in my son if he’s still a baby?
Yes, with specific ophthalmologic studies.