Common Vision Dand Eye Conditions

Signs of eye conditions and vision problems

  • Difficulty making eye contact, lack of smile
  • Head tilt
  • Changes in vision and eye functions
  • Disinterest in books, pictures or television
  • Excessive blinking, eye narrowing, nystagmus
  • Fatigue
  • Staring at lights
  • Clear preference of and reaction to a specific color
  • Narrowing pupils in indoors or outdoors light – eyes are narrow or nearly shut
  • Clumsiness, bumping into objects, frequent falls
  • Need to bring objects closer in order to see them
  • Vision is limited to a certain angle – for example, no reaction a stimulus coming from one side
  • Pressing fingers to the eyelid
  • Fear of new places
Cortical Visual Impairment

Cortical Visual Impairment

Definition: Cortical visual impairment is a neurological deficiency that originates from damage to the brain and not the eyes. It may be a temporary or a permanent condition caused by impaired nerve transmission to the visual center of the brain. This impairment …

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Congenital Cataract

Congenital Cataract

Definition: Cataract is a visual impairment in which the eye lens is cloudy (while in normal conditions it is clear and transparent). The lens is located behind the iris and concentrates the light on the retina. The retina is an …

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(Hebrew) לבקנות

(Hebrew) לבקנות

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(Hebrew) Cone-Rod Dystrophy

(Hebrew) Cone-Rod Dystrophy

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(Hebrew) פזילה

(Hebrew) פזילה

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(Hebrew) גלאוקומה

(Hebrew) גלאוקומה

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(Hebrew) מחלת הרשתית בפגות

(Hebrew) מחלת הרשתית בפגות

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(Hebrew) קולובומה

(Hebrew) קולובומה

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