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How is presbyopia diagnosed?

Presbyopia is diagnosed through a standard eye exam. Usually an ophthalmologist will use eye drops to dilate your eyes, then test your vision and examine your eyes. You may already have noticed blurry vision on your own. The doctor will also ask questions about your vision difficulties.

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