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Found Near sightedness 1 time.

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1. Near sightedness (nearsightedness, myopia)
This is caused by an elongated shape of the eye along the anterior-posterior axis. Images are focused in front of the retina instead of on the retina , resulting in near objects being in focus while more distant objects are blurry.