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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
Potential vascular: Amaurosis fugax is a condition where there is a temporary (seconds to minutes) partial or complete loss of vision in one eye. It is caused by a variet... Read More
Dr. Moonyoung Chung
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Carotid: Amaurosis fugax is a transient loss of vision in one eye due to a temporary insufficiency of blood flow to the retina. It occurs when a piece of plaq... Read More
Dr. Ilan Cohen
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Potentially serious: Amaurosis fugax is temporary loss of vision in one eye lasting between seconds and hours. There are many potential causes to this some of which may re... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Pinto
36 years experience
Amaurosis fugax: Amaurosis fugax, or temporary blindness, is often caused by a circulation disorder. An example would be a piece of cholesterol that breaks away from t... Read More
Dr. Alan Mindlin
51 years experience
Vascular problems: This is indicative of vascular blockage or insufficiency usually carotid artery disease.This needs urgent eval to prevent brain stroke.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
See below: Amaurosis fugax is when the central retinal artery is blocked by a plaque or deposit from the carotids. This results in restriction or stoppage of bl... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology 59 years experience
Transient blindness: Temporary loss of vision usually lasting less than 5 minutes often as a result of a small blood clot (embolus) passing through the retinal artery.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theresa Yang
Dr. Theresa Yanganswered
General Practice 10 years experience
Mini-StrokeC MD ASAP: See your doctor immediately if you experience signs of amaurosis fugax (temporary vision loss in one eye). These symptoms are caused by decreased bloo... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
Not usually: Amaurosis fugax is a sudden and temporary loss of vision, often in one eye. It is painless, and usually recovers without intervention. The underlying ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Goldstein
Ophthalmology 32 years experience
One eye: Amaurosis fugax is by definition sudden loss of vision in one eye, that reverses itself. Ocular migraines are always in both eyes, and are characteriz... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Mcadams
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
It can be.: Amaurosis fugax is simply transient monocular vision loss (only ~20% have the 'curtain' experience). Although your ophthalmological exam was normal y... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
Amayrosis fugax: Amaurosis fugax is transient loss of vision in one eye from circulatory issues. One of the causes is a clot from neck arteries or heart going into the... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scot Lewey
Gastroenterology 38 years experience
No reason : Anal fissures, fistula & hemorrhoidal disease can cause anorectal pain. Proctalgia fugax or rectal pain & spasms can result from these conditions but ... Read More
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