Second sight is a temporary improvement in near vision (such as
that needed for reading) in farsighted people that may occur during the early
stages of forming a cataract. It occurs as a result of changes in the shape of
the lens as the cataract starts to develop.
This improved vision does not last as the cataract gets
August 24, 2011
Adam Husney, MD, MD - Family Medicine & Carol L. Karp, MD - Ophthalmology
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