Myopia (Nearsightedness)


Myopia (Greek: μυωπία, muōpia,[1] from myein “to shut” – ops (gen. opos) “eye”[2]), commonly known as being nearsighted (American English) and shortsighted (British English), is a condition of the eye where the light that comes in does not directly focus on the retina but in front of it. This causes the image that one sees […]