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How Astigmatism Works
Astigmatism results from the rays of light in on particular direction focusing differently the light from a different direction.
Symptoms of astigmatism include:
Astimatism and Contact Lenses
A special type of contact lens is used to correct for significant astigmatism. These lenses are called toric lenses, as opposed to spherical contact lenses which only correct for short-sight or long-sight.