Hyperopia

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Hypermetropia
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 H52.0
ICD-9 367.0
MedlinePlus 001020

Hypermetropia is the technical name for a problem that may happen with the human eye. It is commonly called being long sighted or far sighted. Hyperopia can make a person unable to see nearby objects clearly because they appear blurred, while faraway objects are clear.