What should high myopia pay attention to?

Abstract: high myopia itself is not terrible. Its harm mainly lies in complications, such as retinal detachment, vitreous liquefaction and posterior detachment, open-angle glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataract and so on.

generally speaking, we call ametropia with myopia greater than 600 degrees as high myopia. Due to genetic factors; Some high myopia will continue to progress due to the acquired visual environment, nature of work, living habits, general health, nutritional status and so on.

high myopia itself is not terrible. Its harm mainly lies in complications, such as retinal detachment, vitreous liquefaction and posterior detachment, open-angle glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataract and so on.

what should high myopia pay attention to?

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regular ophthalmic examination: go to the ophthalmology department for ophthalmic examination every six months: including the examination of anterior segment, intraocular pressure and fundus mydriasis, so as to understand the condition of the eyes at any time and prevent retinal degeneration;

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avoid strenuous exercise: for example, diving and bungee jumping, pay attention to avoid severe head concussion and impact, and avoid retinal detachment caused by it. In case of auras such as flash sensation, check it in time;

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avoid exerting too much force: heavy weight strength training and weight-bearing squats may increase intraocular pressure due to suffocation or head congestion, resulting in damage to the already fragile retina;

pay attention to eye hygiene: pay attention to eye hygiene, avoid excessive eye use, enhance physique, and supplement vitamin A, C and other elements in time;

blood donation and spontaneous labor: there is no literature indicating that patients with high myopia cannot donate blood or spontaneous labor. It can only be said that it is best to check the fundus before taking action.