Hypermetropia vs. Hyperopia

Hypermetropia vs. Hyperopia — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Hypermetropia and Hyperopia

Hypermetropianoun

See hyperopia.

Hyperopianoun

An abnormal condition of the eye in which vision is better for distant objects than for near objects. It results from the eyeball being too short from front to back, causing images to be focused behind the retina. Also called farsightedness, hypermetropia.

Hypermetropianoun

hyperopia

Hyperopianoun

(pathology) A disorder of the vision where the eye focusses images behind the retina instead of on it, so that distant objects can be seen better than near objects.

Hypermetropianoun

abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects

Hyperopianoun

abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects

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