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Vision diopter based on the measurements - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi, I am wondering if you would know what my vision diopter would be? My right eye is -9.50-3.25x015...not sure if you know about vision or not!!
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   Hi, I am wondering if you would know what my vision diopter would be? My right eye is -9.50-3.25x015...not sure if you know about vision or not!!
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight, Waist Circumfrence.
Doctor :   what is ur left eye vision
User :   20 female,Purchasing Clerk. married 5' 120lbs 28"
User :   -8.00-3.25x170
Doctor :   what would u like know about the vision
User :   what my diopter would be...
User :   diopters
User :   would it be the first number -9.50 and -8.00 or would I add the first and second #'s...I am trying to join the military and getting the run around..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Magnification = (Diopter x lens focal length) / 1000
Doctor :   u can calculate the diopter using this formula
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