Other factors to consider that help determine the cause and treatment of strabismus. Did the problem come on suddenly or crossed eyes treatment adults time? Was it present in the first 6 months of life, or did it occur later on? Does it always affect the same eye, or does it switch between eyes?
Amblyopia, commonly known as lazy eye, is the eye condition noted by reduced vision not correctable by glasses or contact lenses and is not due to any eye disease. The brain, for some reason, does not fully acknowledge the images seen by the amblyopic eye. This almost always affects only one eye but may manifest with reduction of vision in both eyes. It is estimated that three percent of children under six have some form of amblyopia. What Causes Amblyopia or a Lazy Eye?