Symptoms of Mydriasis

The following features are indicative of Mydriasis:
  • pupil dilation
  • sensitivity to light exposure
  • blurred vision
  • headaches
  • conjunctivitis

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Common Causes of Mydriasis

The following are the most common causes of Mydriasis:
  • stimulant use such as amphetamines
  • caffeine intake
  • oxytocin hormone during childbirth and breastfeeding
  • trauma
  • drug abuse

Prevention of Mydriasis

No, it is not possible to prevent Mydriasis. Prevention may not be possible for the following reasons:

Occurrence of Mydriasis

Common Age Group

Mydriasis can occur at any age.

Common Gender

Mydriasis can occur in any gender.

Lab Tests and Procedures for Diagnosis of Mydriasis

The following lab tests and procedures are used to detect Mydriasis:
  • Pupil testing: To identify mydriasis by looking at the dilated pupils in bright light

Self-care for Mydriasis

The following self-care actions or lifestyle changes may help in the treatment or management of Mydriasis:
  • avoid reading close to eye
  • don't drive during day time

Patient Support for Treatment of Mydriasis

The following actions may help Mydriasis patients:
  • Family support: Provides support and education to patient
  • Join online support groups: Interact with people who are facing the problems related to mydriasis

Last updated date

This page was last updated on 8/29/2019.
This page provides information for Mydriasis.

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