View Through Normal and Nearsighted Eye

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View through normal eye compared to nearsighted eye

Source: National Eye Institute, U.S. National Institutes of Health. Available online:

If you are nearsighted, objects in the distance appear blurry and out of focus.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerChristopher J. Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology

Current as ofSeptember 9, 2014

Current as of: September 9, 2014

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Christopher J. Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology