How Do I Know If I Have Astigmatism? - Simple Test for Astigmatism

 Astigmatism usually refers to the symptom that objects are seen blurry and overlapped.
When astigmatism persists, it can cause headaches. So, sometimes the cause of headaches is astigmatism.

If you want to find out whether you have astigmatism, follow the simple test below.

1. Keep a distance from the screen without wearing glasses or contact lens,
2. Look at the picture below with covering one eye with your hand. Alternate one eye after one.

 

How Do I Know If I Have Astigmatism - Simple Test for Astigmatism

Are all the lines in the picture uniform?

If all the lines are not uniform and some lines look bold or blurry, you may have astigmatism.
Try the below test in the same way.

What do you see in the picture below?

How Do I Know If I Have Astigmatism - Simple Test for Astigmatism - pikachu
If Pikachu is greeting you, you may suspect astigmatism.
 

What number do you see?

How Do I Know If I Have Astigmatism - Simple Test for Astigmatism
3246 – Astigmatism and Myopia
3240 – Astigmatism
1246 – Myopia
1240 – Healthy eye

 

 

Did you have any result suspicious of astigmatism in any of the 3 tests above?
If so, you should have more accurate diagnosis at your nearest optician or an ophthalmology.

 

 

EyeMellow -Best Toric Colored Contact Lenses for Astigmatism

- Going to see various Colored Contact Lenses for Astigmatism

View More

You have successfully subscribed!
ico-collapse
0
Recently Viewed
ic-cross-line-top
Top
ic-expand
ic-cross-line-top