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(dŭb′l) [L. duplus, twofold]
Duplicate, or combining two qualities.
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Q. what is the cause for double vision

A. Double vision, or diplopia, as it's called, may be due to many conditions, including disorders of the muscles of the eye (extra-ocular muscles) and the nerves controlling them, disorders of the eye ball (enlarged eyeball as in Graves' ), and sometimes disorders of vision.

Diplopia may manifest important conditions, so consulting a doctor (e.g. neurologist or ophthalmologist) may be wise.

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Q. I have fibromyalgia and am having terrible vision problems...double, blurred, feel off blance.Is this common?

A. Blurry vision is not a usual symptom in fibromyalgia. If you are experiencing this on a permenant basis you should see a doctor- either a neurologist or an ophthalmologist to rule out other vision conditions that might be causing this.

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However, Werder themselves are looking to complete a double scalp, as the German club have already eliminated Spanish opposition from the tournament by defeating Celta Vigo 3-0 on aggregate in the last 16.
Now over 70, Allan Biggs continues to pick up vital sets for Manweb C in Division Three, his double scalp against YMCA C helping secure a 6-4 win.
Mluleki Nkala (22, 7) - Yet to fulfil the promise suggested by his Test debut against England in 2000 when as a 19-year-old at Trent Bridge his five wickets, including the double scalp of Nasser Hussain, threatened to throw the match Zimbabwe's way.