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What are the sypmtoms of low vision ?

My eyes are burning since 2 days. I didn t had any eye problems in past. I am 19 yo. How can I find out at home if my eyes need specs??
Thu, 12 Jan 2012
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Hi welcome to health care magic

there are many reasons for the burning sense of eyes.. the causes conjunctivitis, keratitis, foreign body in eyes, sudden exposure to bright light etc.. hence you need to be clinically examined and evaluated.. only if you are not able to see distance or far things suggestive of refractive error.. consult a ophthalmologist...
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