Severe myopia can lead to retinal detachment, glaucoma or cataracts. Photo: ShutterstockSevere myopia can lead to retinal detachment, glaucoma or cataracts. Photo: Shutterstock
Severe myopia can lead to retinal detachment, glaucoma or cataracts. Photo: Shutterstock

Doctors raise the alarm at steep rise in myopia among Hong Kong children

Government urged to take action after figures reveal a 10.5pc increase in youngsters with nearsightedness

Severe myopia can lead to retinal detachment, glaucoma or cataracts. Photo: ShutterstockSevere myopia can lead to retinal detachment, glaucoma or cataracts. Photo: Shutterstock
Severe myopia can lead to retinal detachment, glaucoma or cataracts. Photo: Shutterstock
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