My five year old son has been mentioning that he intermittently sees things "small". I have not been able to establish if he is trying to be funny or whether it is a real problem. The best explanation I have been able to elicit is that "it is magic". This is a fairly recent thing (started last week) following a very severe cold.
Is this something I should seek medical help for? A quick check on the Internet suggests something along the lines of Micropsia or AIWS.
However, given that I cannot get him to respond seriously to my questions I cannot establish whether there is enough cause for concern here to go see a doctor. Do doctors have better tools than asking him questions to establish whether there is reason for concern?
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