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When I read, the words in the center of the page appear concave.

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When I read, the words in the center of the page appear concave. This just started a couple of weeks ago. What could it be?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Dan B. replied 4 years ago.

Doctor DanB : Hello and thanks for your question. Are you available to chat?


Doctor DanB : Do you wear glasses or contact lenses?



ut not while i read

Doctor DanB : Is this in one eye only or both eye's?

i think only one

Doctor DanB : Are you myopic or nearsighted?



I have optic neuritis but this is very different

Doctor DanB : It's quite possible that one eye has developed an astigmatism which is an aspherical curvature to the cornea or front of the eye. This would cause this distortion in the words that you read. Does that make sense?

yes can it be fixed with glasses

Doctor DanB : Absolutely.
Doctor DanB : Do you have any other questions about this?

great, then I wont worry. thank you

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I will and thanks for your time

Doctor DanB : My pleasure.
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