Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Lee Petzer | 2009/07/27

Q.

Eye sight

During the day my 7 year old son stretches his eyes open wide as if he cant focus. he has had a gen eye check and was told everything is fine.
he also has reading diffuculties at school

any idea what this eye problem could be
any info would be great so when i see the optom again i would have a better idea of what could be wrong

thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your son should be seen by a paediatric ophthalmologist who is experienced in diagnosing this kind of problem.He should be seen as soon as possible.

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