Annals of Ophthalmology

, Volume 33, Issue 3, pp 205–208 | Cite as

Prevalence of general dysfunctions in binocular vision

  • Robert Montés-Micó
Original Article


A 1-year clinical trial to determine the prevalence of general dysfunctions in binocular vision in a nonpresbyopic population was conducted in 1679 subjects aged 18 to 38 years. A thorough eye examination included binocular vision testing. A high prevalence of binocular vision dysfunctions was found. Of the subjects, 56.2% presented symptoms of binocular dysfunctions, 61.4% with accommodation disorders and 38.6% vergence disorders. Accommodation insufficiency was most prevalent among those with symptoms (11.4%).


Binocular Vision Asthenopia Uncorrected Refractive Error General Dysfunction Subjective Refraction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert Montés-Micó
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  1. 1.Optometry and Vision Sciences Unit, Optics DepartmentUniversity of ValenciaValenciaSpain

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