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Synonyms for myopic

Synonyms for myopic

unable to see distant objects clearly

lacking foresight or scope

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It doesn't have to be a big explanation, but just a quick 'by the way' because if a parent is aware MC exists, they know that there is something available to help, so when the child presents as myopic, it doesn't come as a surprise or a concern to them--it's important for parents to know that there is something we can do.
Beyond these values, the prevalence of myopic retinopathy and glaucomatous optic neuropathy increases.
In our study, 48 patients of the 300 patients were having myopic astigmatism with average corneal thickness of 512 micrometres (SD 37).
With the current FDA-approved therapy, people with myopic choroidal neovascularization achieve only temporary stabilization of vision, while mCNV patients treated with Lucentis in the RADIANCE study experienced significant improvement of their vision," said Sandra Horning, M.
Also, comprehensive eye care services are needed to check the rapid increase in high myopes, along with the development of treatments to control the progression of myopia and prevent people from becoming highly myopic, the researchers suggested in the study published in the journal Ophthalmology revealed.
Biopharmaceutical company Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:REGN) revealed on Friday that ti has received European approval for EYLEA (aflibercept) Injection for the treatment of visual impairment due to myopic choroidal neovascularization (myopic CNV), an eye disease associated with high degrees of myopia (near-sightedness).
In Japan, EYLEA is approved for the treatment of visual impairment due to myopic choroidal neovascularization, (wet) age-related macular degeneration, visual impairment due to macular edema secondary to retinal vein occlusion (branch RVO or central RVO) and diabetic macular edema.
The myopic population is expected to further increase in China, especially among teenagers, due to their heavy study workloads.
THE West Midlands is suffering from a 'ticking time bomb of myopic management' which could derail the long-awaited recovery in the region, a new report reveals.
In the control group (with no extra outdoor time), 40% of the children were myopic by the end of the study; those who got extra outdoor time reduced their risk to 30%.
26 ( ANI ): Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal on Saturday questioned the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for being myopic about their prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's close aide Amit Shah, who is a three time murder accused, and added that there is no Modi wave in the country, but only Modi slaves.
It is heartening to note that young Saudis think differently and their world views are not as myopic as their predecessors.
The most commonly, myopic crescent degeneration is encountered, which is located at the temporal edge of the optic disc.
ISLAMABAD -- Hours in front of a computer screen may increase the risk of glaucoma in people who are myopic or short-sighted, Japanese scientists said on Tuesday.