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How is early adult-onset myopia diagnosed/found?

An eye exam conducted by an eye doctor will be able to diagnose early adult-onset myopia. The doctor will shine a light into your eyes to see how and where the light is reflected. This will aid them in determining a diagnosis of myopia. In addition, your doctor may ask about symptoms you are experiencing such as difficulty seeing far away, headaches, and eye blinking.

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