Amblyopia Symptoms

Do you have any symptoms of Amblyopia? Do you even know what they are? Learn more about each symptom of this condition below and what to do if you think you may have Amblyopia.


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Symptoms of Amblyopia

The symptoms for amblyopia vary from person-to-person. Some people might be asymptomatic (showing no signs of the condition) while others are symptomatic (showing signs of the condition). If you experience any of these symptoms do not assume it is due to amblyopia. These symptoms may be caused by other, less serious health conditions. If you experience any one of them, see your physician.

  • A droopy (the inability to fully-open) eyelid that blocks the pupil
  • Headaches
  • Blurry vision
  • Excessive squinting or closing of the eyes
  • Repeatedly closing of one eye in bright sunlight
  • A misalignment (crossing) of one eye, generally the eye that is less used will excessively turn toward the nose


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What It Is
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Amblyopia Causes
What causes Amblyopia? Learn what the medical community has uncovered.
Amblyopia Risk Factors
Risk Factors
Are you at risk of getting Amblyopia? Inside you'll find known risk factors for the condition.
Amblyopia Diagnosis
How will your doctor diagnose you with this condition? Learn about the tests, process, and more.
Amblyopia Symptoms
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Amblyopia Complications
Can this condition lead to other health problems? Learn more about the known complications.

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Screening for Amblyopia
Learn more about the specific tests or exams given by your doctor to screen for Amblyopia.
Amblyopia Medications
What medications offer relief or help with this condition? Are there side effects? Risks? Learn more.
Amblyopia Prevention
How can you prevent Amblyopia? Read what the medical community suggests for prevention methods.
Amblyopia Treatment
Can this condition be treated? What Amblyopia treatment options are available?
Amblyopia Care
Learn more about the day to day care of this condition. Changes to your activity, diet, exercise, and more.
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