Although cloudy vision can be originate from different causes such as diabetes, optic nerve disease, and macular degeneration, the most common cause for this symptom is most likely cataract. In addition to being the most common cause for cloudy vision, cataracts is also very common among older people because the condition is age-related. According to the National Eye Institute, more than half of all Americans either have a cataract or have had a cataract surgery.
Cloudy vision is just one of many symptoms that may indicate possible cataract. Other symptoms include faded colors, poor night vision, glare, and more. The best way to determine if you have cataract is through a comprehensive eye exam from an eye care professional, with exams that include visual acuity test, dilated eye exam, as well as a tonometry to measure the eye pressure.
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